Bletilla striata 'Albo-marginata'

Variegated Hardy Chinese Orchid

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Flowers

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Family: Orchidaceae

Genus: Bletilla

Parent: Bletilla striata

Category: Perennial

Zones: 6 to 9

Size: 18 to 24" tall, 12 to 15" wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade, Shade

Description: 

Pseudobulbs. Need well-drained soil and shade in the afternoons. Purple flowers in later spring to summer. Leaves have a thin white margin.

My Experience: 

I purchased 1-gallon pot from Nurseries Caroliniana in March 2014 and planted it in the courtyard.


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