Mokara orchid growing orchid leaf plant epiphytic of the genus Mokara, Mokara orchid perennial evergreen used as ornamental cut-flower plant, can grow in tropic, subtropics, mediterranean climate or houseplant.
Leaves color green in in oval shape the leaf fleshy grow on stem.
Flower color can be: purple, red, pink, white, orange, yellow, the flower can be in more than one color it can be with dots, petals in ovate to elliptic shape there are five petals merge in the base.
Requirements for growing Mokara orchid:
80% humidity, recommend temperature in day time 15C (60F) can survive 11C (52F) to 35C (95F) but not recommend, 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
What is the best way to start growing Mokara orchid:
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Mokara orchid?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Mokara orchid:
Need to keep wet all the time without to grow it in the ground or pot
When is the best time to plant a Mokara orchid plant:
Pests and diseases in Mokara orchid:
When is the best time to prune a Mokara orchid plant?
How to prune a Mokara orchid:
Old yellow leaves, after the bloom cut the stem 2 cm after the bloom dies
What is the size of a Mokara orchid plant?
Growth speed in Mokara orchid:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Mokara orchid Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Mokara orchid:
Full Sun / Half Shade (some variety will burn in full sun and other suffer in half shade)
It is possible to grow Mokara orchid indoor?
Yes (only with a lot of light on the window)
Growing Mokara orchid is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes (but better to grow it with nothing on a bark or something synthetic)
When does Mokara orchid bloom?
Most of the year in colder places not in the winter
General information about the flower:
Petals shape can be in ovate to elliptic shape there are five petals merge in the base, color can be: purple, red, pink, white, orange, yellow, the flower can be in more than one color it can be with dots