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Bletilla striata

Hardy Ground Orchid

Arising from pseudobulbs this is a ground growing orchid, which produces racemes of small, cattleya-like, magenta blooms in mid to late spring. Its tall green, sword shaped leaves are longitudinally pleated. Deciduous.

Prefers partial sun to light shade and moist to damp soil. May naturalize over time. Appreciates winter mulch in colder areas.

SKU

Description

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Pricing

98155 1 qt. 1 - $9.79 Ea.

Height:

12-18 in

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Spread:

8-12 in

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Hardiness Zone:

(5) 6-9

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Bloom Color:

Magenta

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
May
June
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Container
Cut Flower
Interesting Foliage
Bletilla striata (Hardy Ground Orchid)