Dendrobium findlayanum

$15.00

epacket estimated delivery date: August 5th - August 15th

9 in stock

Description

Dendrobium findlayanum

Quantity: 1 Plant, Near blooming Size Pot 1″

Dendrobium findlayanum, is a beautiful and fragrant species of orchid native to Thailand and southeast Asia. This medium to large-sized orchid thrives in -Warm-cool temperatures and is prized for its delicate pink and white flowers that bloom in clusters.

Dendrobium findlayanum detail

Common Name: Findlay’s Dendrobium

Origin: Thailand

Growth Habit: Short-stemmed, leafless canes with fragrant flowers

Flower Color: Variable, typically white, pink, or purple

Flower Size: Up to 4 inches (10 cm) in diameter

Bloom Time: Winter and Spring

Fragrance: Pleasant, sweet

Light Requirements: Bright indirect light

Temperature Requirements: Warm to cool, prefers temperatures between 60°F and 85°F (15°C and 29°C)

Humidity Requirements: Moderate to high, ideally above 60%

Watering Requirements: Water regularly during active growth, allowing the potting mix to dry slightly between waterings. Reduce watering during the winter rest period.

Fertilizing Requirements: Fertilize monthly with a balanced orchid fertilizer during active growth.

Potting Mix: Use a well-draining orchid potting mix.

Propagation: Can be propagated by division or keikis (plantlets that form on the canes).

Pests and Diseases: Susceptible to scale, mealybugs, and fungal diseases.

Dendrobium findlayanum Special Notes:

  • This dendrobium species is unique for its short, leafless canes and long-lasting flowers.
  • It is relatively easy to grow and blooms frequently.
  • It needs a winter rest period to encourage flowering.
  • Dendrobium findlayanum is named after the English collector who found it in Borneo.

Additional information

Weight 0.2 kg
Dimensions 17 × 25 × 9 cm