Malaxis calophylla (aurantiacus)

 (5157) Malaxis-calophylla (aurantiacus)
Genus: Malaxis
Species: calophylla (aurantiacus)
Indigenous to: Thailand

a lovely jewel orchid with marvelously colored and patterned leaves, 1" conical deciduous bulbs are topped with 3 - 4 glossy bronze colored leaves with some cream variegation and heavily undulated margins, 4" apical spikes bearing up to thirty 1/8" chartreuse flowers that are highly complex in structure

 Blooming Season:
Winter,Spring Blooming
 Light Requirements:
Shade; 500-1500 Footcandles (indirect low light,slight shadowing)
 Temperature:
Intermediate; 55°F min. to 85°F max.
 Deciduous:
Deciduous
MiniatureMiniature
JewelJewel
VivariumVivarium
 Catalog number:5157_1968
 Mount:
2" Pot
 Size:
Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant)
 Watering:
Potted, Moist; 2-3 waterings per week(let dry slightly between waterings)
 Price:
 Catalog number:5157_6104
 Mount:  Size:  Watering:
Slab Mounted Plant Blooming Size (mature flowering size plant) Moist/Daily Watering; 4-7 waterings per week
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