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Picures are only reference to bloom and size of plant.

Orchid not in bloom.

Plants in 9 cm pots

 

🔧 **Skill Level:** Intermediate

🪴 **Size:** Medium

🎍 **Perfect for Terrariums?** Not ideal for terrariums due to its medium size and preference for good airflow.

☀️ **Blooming Season:** Late winter to early spring

🌸 **Blooms Size and Color:** Medium-sized flowers with a vibrant mix of pink, purple, and white hues

👃 **Fragrance:** Light, sweet fragrance, especially noticeable during the day

🌡 **Temperature:** 
   - Summer (☀️): Highs around 25-30°C (77-86°F) / Lows around 18-23°C (64-73°F)
   - Winter (❄️): Highs around 20-25°C (68-77°F) / Lows around 12-18°C (54-64°F)

💧 **Watering:** 
   - Allow the potting mix to dry slightly between waterings.
   - Increase watering frequency during active growth periods.

☁️ **Humidity:** 
   - Moderate to high humidity, around 50-70%.
   - Provide adequate airflow to prevent fungal issues.

💡 **Light:** 
   - Moderate to bright, indirect light.
   - Protect from direct sunlight, especially during the hottest part of the day.

🌰 **Growing Medium:** 
   - Well-draining orchid mix with bark, sphagnum moss, and perlite.
   - Can also be mounted on cork or tree fern.

🧪 **Fertilization:** 
   - Use a balanced orchid fertilizer diluted to half strength.
   - Apply every 2-4 weeks during the growing season.
   - Reduce or eliminate fertilization during dormancy.

 

These care guidelines should help you provide optimal conditions for your Encyclia Shinfong Smile × sib orchid. Adjustments may be needed based on your specific growing environment and observations of your plant's health and behavior.

Encyclia Shinfong Smile × sib

SKU: B1-G
£16.99Price
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