Mini Orchid – Sarcochilus are miniature orchids which bear white through to pink or red flowers in late Spring. When not flowering the plants are 5-8cm tall. Plants are shipped out of flower in small pots or on mounts. These orchids enjoy cool temperatures and shaded conditions. Sarcochilus orchid are native to Australia and New Caledonia. They are most commonly found in gullies, ravines and gorges clinging to hosts that allow for frequent dampening of the root system, whether on rock or wood. Mini Orchid – Sarcochilus enjoy breezy, low light (10000-15000 lux) or 70-80% or more shade. They prefer a humid environment up to 80-90% with good air movement. Humidity can be raised by using misters.
Lighting : Medium to high Lighting, RGB preferred or windowsill
Watering : Drench once a week and light spray of water every 2 to 3 days : DOOA Wabi-Kusa mist preferred.
Planting : Attach to rocks or wood (Dooa Terra line, Terra tape, Epic plant glue)
Perfectly suited for Terrariums, Paludariums and Vivarium’s. The roots attach to wood and rocks easily by using the ADA DOOA Terra Tape and Terra line. They can also be potted but must have the correct grow medium, substrate and nutrients to be successful. We want your plant to thrive and become a favorite part of your home. Do research before purchasing and be sure to choose plants that are suitable for your intended environment so you will get the most out of your new addition. An important note: This is a Mini Orchid and is very small in size. This is what makes them so unique, please read up on the size of Mini orchids to avoid disappointment. These plants come from our very well known supplier of quality plants, Epic Aquatics.