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Poor Man’s Orchid
Stock: Out Of Stock
SKU Code: F 0095
Characteristics: Perennial 25-30 cm
Seed per packet: Approx 100
seed per gram: Approx. 1640
This beautiful native of Chile creates a dramatic display of colour and foliage in a garden bed or a hanging basket. The foliage is lacy green, almost fern-like with exotic orchid-like blooms in shades of purple, pink, and white with flecks of opposing colour around the centre.
Commonly called the Poor Man’s Orchid.
Prefers rich moist well-drained soil in a cool sunny position.
Tropical: Autumn to Early Winter.
Temperate: Mid-Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Cool climate: Late-Spring to Late summer.
Sow: 3mm deep
Sow direct or in trays. If sowing in trays transplant when large enough to handle avoiding excessive root disturbance.
Plant in well-drained soil in a sunny position.
Plant space: 30cm
Germination: 14-21 days
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