Let's avoid exposing the The Moth orchid to temperatures below 15°C. During late Spring we can place them outdoors, possibly sheltered by the wind. These plants prefer very bright places, but we should avoid direct sunrays, especially during the hottest days of the year.It is advisable to grow the The Moth orchid in a very bright place, although it should be protected by direct solar rays.
Care Moth orchid
These plants are shrubs. Moth orchid Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a greensandpurplepinkwhite colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 50 cm high. Growing the stems and branches tend to develop downwards.
Feed Moth orchid
Let’s avoid fertilizing our orchids during flowering; during the spring let’s act every 20-25 days, using a specific fertilizer, avoiding to leave fertilizing solutions in direct contact with the roots for too long.
Irrigation Moth orchid
We suggest watering the The Moth orchid every 1-2 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water , which means when the soil has been dry for days; if the season should be very hot and arid we can intensify the quantity of irrigations, although we must avoid leaving the substratum soaked with water. Orchids in general favour a pretty moist soil; to water correctly it is advisable to water these plants by immersion, therefore soaking the containers in water up to the edge; when the water has reached the top part of the substratum we can take out the vases and let the excess water drain well.
Adversity Moth orchid
A treatment based on mineral oil or insecticide should be applied only in cases of infesting by parasites, paying attention not to vaporize the flowers.
Substrate Moth orchid
Cultivate in a very well drained soil.
Cultivate - Moth orchid
If desired, we can grow the The Moth orchid in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.