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Epidendrum sp., Reed Orchid, Epidendrum Orchid, Clustered Flowers Orchid

Epidendrum sp.

Reed Orchid, Epidendrum Orchid, Clustered Flowers Orchid
Family: Orchidaceae
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftVine or creeperSemi-shadeEpiphyteRegular waterRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Epidendrum is a diverse neotropical genus that has flowers characterized by a frilly or fringed lip. This feature is occasionally diagnostic to distinguish between species. These orchids are widely cultivated and may be hybridized with Sophronitis, another South American genus. The flowers are usually small and delicately colored, and borne on a dense inflorescence. Many species have a fragrance.

See Orchid page for pictures of different orchids and care info.

See video about Ground Orchids.


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Epidendrum radicans - Orange Reed Ground Orchid, Sunrise

Clustered Flowers Orchid.
Epidendrum is a diverse neotropical genus that has flowers characterized by a frilly or fringed lip. This feature is occasionally diagnostic to distinguish between species. These orchids are widely cultivated and may be hybridized with Sophronitis, another South American genus. The flowers are usually small and delicately colored, and borne on a dense inflorescence. Many species have a fragrance.

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Epidendrum radicans - Red Raspberry Reed Ground Orchid, Red Glow

Clustered Flowers Orchid.
Epidendrum is a diverse neotropical genus that has flowers characterized by a frilly or fringed lip. This feature is occasionally diagnostic to distinguish between species. These orchids are widely cultivated and may be hybridized with Sophronitis, another South American genus. The flowers are usually small and delicately colored, and borne on a dense inflorescence. Many species have a fragrance. These well established plants are a red raspberry color.
See video about Ground Orchids.

RECOMMENDED FERTILIZER:
SUNSHINE Megaflor - Bloom Nutrition Booster
This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6"/ 1 gal pot
2 plants in stock
$42.95