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Chinese Ground Orchid

Bletilla striata 'Shi-ran'

This Chinese Ground Orchid is a graceful variety with deep purple blooms to enjoy during spring and early summer.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring to early summer

Mature Height:

12-20 In

Hardiness Zone:

5-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Partial Shade

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 48-55°F to promote root growth while keeping evenly moist and provide shade. Once actively growing, fertilizer can be applied.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

For best results, use quart size pot. Fill pot with well draining soil, place root in pot and cover with 2" of soil.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in moist soil in partial shade.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.