Ground Orchid - Spathoglottis plicata
The Spathoglottis plicata purple ground orchid’s name comes from the Latin plicatus, meaning pleated. This tropical/subtropical orchid is easy to grow in sun or shade and high humidity. Keep your Spathoglottis plicata warm when temperatures reach near-freezing to avoid foliage damage.
- Average mature height: 12 to 18 inches
- Light: Part sun
- Water: Average watering needs
- Zones: 9b-11
Plant size. Our plants ship in 3-inch-deep pots when they are 3-6 inches tall so they can grow to maturity under your green thumb.
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