Bletilla striata (Hardy Orchid)
Bletilla striata
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Bletilla striata

Hardy Orchid

Plant Type: Perennials

Forms low clumps of slender arching foliage, clusters of deep pink orchid flowers bloom late spring to early summer.

  • Deep pink orchid flower clusters
  • Late spring to early summer blooms
  • Prefers a cool woodland or rock garden setting
Item # Pack Size  
4508800 25 2-3 Eye
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Height:

8-12 in

Spread:

12 in

Zone:

5-9

Bletilla

Common Name: Hardy Orchid

Easiest orchid to grow. Prefers a cool woodland or shady rock garden setting with well-drained soil. Produces slow spreading underground rhizomes. Mulch in colder climates and protect from late spring frosts.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Attributes

Good Container Plant
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer