A hot new comer that has medium cascading spikes with up to 30 flowers. The flowers open July to August with up to three spikes per established bulb. The pink and maroon flowers are 5cm across.
Mary Green’s are fast growing and will flower earlier, on smaller plants, and with more flower spikes; up to 10 on four year old established plants. An excellent choice for beginners because of their ease of care and early show.
Cascading Cymbidium Orchids are exceptionally elegant plants and quite long lasting. They flower from 4 to 12 weeks on the plant and 2 to 5 weeks if cut for the vase. These are cool growing Cascading Cymbidium Orchids that need the winter night temperatures (10-15C) to flower well.
Cascading Cymbidium Orchids are easy to grow as long as you cater for their basic needs:
1. Use an orchid growing mix
2. Position the plant in dappled light
3. Keep the plant just moist and fertilise well.
Cymbidium Orchids make ideal pot and hanging basket plants. They will take a few years to settle in and flower, but they are worth the wait and will flower reliably for decades to come.
July to August
Cool to Sub-Tropical