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 (2271) Rhynchostylis-retusa
Genus: Rhynchostylis
Species: retusa
Indigenous to: Philippines

a stunningly beautiful "Foxtail Orchid", vandaceous growth habit with thick stems producing a tight knit fan of arching leathery 12" leaves with pale green longitudinal veins, pendulous 2 ft. spikes emerge from between the leaves producing a densly packed cylinder of hundreds of lovely 3/4" flowers, blooms are crystalline white with occasional amethyst spotting, lip is solid purple with a yellow/green column, fantastic display and very fragrant.

Growing Tip: Grow warm and bright.

 Blooming Season:
Summer Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Bright; 2500-3500 Footcandles (very bright indirect light)
 Temperature:
Warm to Intermediate;60°F min. to 90°F max.
 Deciduous:
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FragrantFragrant
Easy GrowerEasy Grower
 Catalog number:2271_483
 Mount:
6" Basket
 Size:
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
 Watering:
Moist/Dry; 2-4 waterings per week(let dry between waterings)
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