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Cultivation Stanophea
These plants are shrubs. Growing the stems and branches tend to develop downwards. Stanophea Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a purplepinkwhite colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 50 cm high.

Light StanopheaPosizione luminosa
This plant prefers very bright locations, during this period of the year it is best to avoid direct sun rays. These plants are grown in apartment or in a temperated green house; they can be brought outdoors when the minimum temperatures are above 15° C.These plants prefer very bright places, but we should avoid direct sunrays, especially during the hottest days of the year.

Water StanopheaTenere Umido
Water regularly, every 1-2 weeks , wetting the soil deeply with about 1-2 glasses of water ,but waiting for the substratum to dry completely between one watering and another; avoid leaving stagnant 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.

Pests Stanophea
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.

Mold Stanophea
They need an averagely drained cultivation substratum.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
3
0
0
0
3
0
continental
2
0
0
0
3
0
mediterranean
1
0
0
0
3
0

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Plant - Stanophea

If desired, we can grow the the Stanophea in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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