Today, one can hardly surprise anyone with a blooming orchid – many flower growers have learned to successfully grow this tropical miracle, and stores regularly delight customers with new varieties and species of this plant. And now not only phalaenopsis – the most popular and perhaps the only once orchids, but also dendrobiums, cymbidiums, paphiopedilum and many other varieties adorn our homes, apartments and offices.
The orchid must provide the right conditions and care
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Pleione maculata (Pleione maculata) – one of the most original white orchids, the aroma of which resembles the intense and complex aroma of plucked apples.
Pleione maculata (Pleione maculata)
This is a compact, up to 25 cm tall, epiphytic orchid with folded, straight, fairly bright leaves and unique flowers, in which the sepals and petals of the same size and shape are lanceolate, elongated, straight.
Strict white petals perfectly emphasize a huge lip, fantastically decorated with fringe along the edge and several rows of yellow-pink spots. The milky shade of white is complemented by the texture of the petals, porcelain-pearl and making the flowers even more massive. Continue reading