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- Aspidogyne argentea 2" FS
Aspidogyne argentea 2" FS
species - Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina
The "Silver Aspidogyne" is sometimes considered one of the "Jewel Orchids" because it is grown primarily for its foliage. It is a cold grower and adaptable to a larger terrarium. It likes shady conditions and moist roots (not soggy). Tiny flowers appear in Spring on a short to 10" tall stem.
This is a cool grower. It would like semi-shady conditions with temperatures from about 55 to 75 degrees night to day. Water to keep the medium moist (not soggy) and add a liquid or water soluble fertilizer to the watering regimen once a month. Avoid hoy, dry, still environmental conditions.
VERY LIMITED!! NEAR FLOWERING SIZE, BUT NOT IN SPIKE OR BLOOM!!!