Phaius tankervilleae ‘alba’


Discribed: (Banks) Blume, 1856
Origin: China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Taiwan and Pacific Islands.
Synonym: Phaius grandifolius, Phaius blumei,…
Temperature: 15°-24°C
Water: Once a week water. In a dry or warm environment twice a week.
Humidity: 60-75%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation
Presentation: Flowering size plant in 15 cm pot.
Morphology: This wide spread orchid in tropical Asia produces large flowers on an erect tall spike, up to 120 cm high. We grow the alba or white form of this species.
Flowering season: March to May
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks
Fragrance: Soft scent