Dendrobium amethystoglossum


Discribed: Reichenbach f., 1872
Origin: The Philippines.
Temperatures: 16°- 28°C
Water: Mist regular al year round. Water like other orchids but should be redused in winter for 2 to 3 months.
Air humidity: 70-80%
Placement: Half shade position+ good ventilation.
Presentation: Flowering size plant. Cultivated in a 12 cm pot with fine bark and peat moss.
Morphology: As its name suggests the flowers tend to change color when they age. Colors exist from white, yellow, pink to violet blue.
Flowering season: January to April.
Flowering time: 3 to 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Sweet scent.