Calanthe Orchid
Calanthe vestita
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Orchid fertilizer (e.g. N4-P6-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 7 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and cold winter (average under 15 °C) climates.
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

Photo

Names

Family Orchidaceae
Other scientific names Calanthe regnieri

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • pale pink
  • pink
  • violet
  • white
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    3
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    12
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Leaf color
  • green