Eulophia euglossa growing orchid herbaceous of the genus Eulophia also known as Corduroy orchid, Eulophia euglossa perennial deciduous plant, used as ornamental plant for the flowers, can grow in tropic, subtropical climate or as houseplants and growing in hardiness zone 11+.
Leaves color green in linear color.
Eulophia euglossa flower
Flower color green, purple and white, flowers with five white narrow linear petals and the in the middle white to purple like a dancer
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How to grow Eulophia euglossa growing and care:
Moist soil, well ventilated soil, recommend temperature at day time 22C (71F) – 30C (85F) at night time 10C (50F) – 20C (68F), moist, change old soil, cork soil, bark or bark chip, transparent pot, pot in that will be fit (not too big) room temperature water, clean water (rain water), when change pot need to cut the dead root, need to cork before start to become compost and acid, recommend to use Styrofoam to give air for the root, drained soil, more than 50% humidity
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes (it’s hard to grow it from seeds)
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Need to change the pots and the roots grow once a year, better not to put it directly in big pot
All year (in places that the winter too cold and the summer to hot better to start in the spring)
Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mite
How to prune:
Old yellow leaves, after the bloom cut the stem
Size of the plant:
20-60 cm, 12-24 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Most of the year as long given the right temperatures and different between temperature night and the day
General information about the flower:
Green, purple and white, flowers with five white narrow linear petals and the in the middle white to purple like a dancer