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Phaius tankervilleae - Plant

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Nun s Orchid, Nun s Cap Orchid, Chinese Ground Orchid, Red Crane Orchid,
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Phaius tankervilleae Plant

Description for Phaius tankervilleae

Plant height: 3 - 6 inches
Plant spread:

Phaius tancarvilleae is a species of orchid widespread in the Indian Subcontinent, New Guinea, China, Japan, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Australia and certain islands of the Pacific.

Common name(s): Nun s Orchid, Nun s Cap Orchid, Chinese Ground Orchid, Red Crane Orchid,
Flower colours: White, purple, magenta, yellow
Bloom time: Seasonal bloomer
Max reachable height: 1.00 to 4.00 feet
Difficulty to grow: easy to grow

Planting and care

The handsome foliage is large and palm-like, individual leaves being from 2 to 3 feet long and 5 or 6 inches wide, growth is upright and compact, so plant’s take little room in your window. The ground orchid is available online or mail order from many orchid specialists. However, due to modern day technology of cloning, more growers now grow Phaius orchid plants as a seasonal crop.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Water: Medium
Temperature: 30 to 40 degrees C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Phaius tankervilleae

    Water: Phaius tankervilleae is a terrestrial in its native habitat so it needs more moisture than many orchids. Keep potting medium moist but not soggy. Try to avoid splattering water on the leaves because they rot easily. Decrease water during the winter.

Typical uses of Phaius tankervilleae

Special features: Phaius orchids are large, spectacular plants that make attractive houseplants. A sunroom is an ideal location.

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.

References

    http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=c998 http://plantcaretoday.com/how-to-care-for-phaius-the-nuns-orchid.html http://www.guide-to-houseplants.com/nun-orchid.html

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