Bletilla-species (yunnanensis?)

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  • Availability: insuficient quantity, Please call 760-436-4239
  • an attractive terrestrial that grows well outdoors as a bedding plant along with B. striata, tolerates frost but not a prolonged freeze, potato-like tubers produce plicate deciduous 10` leaves in late spring, each tuber produces one 12` spike from the center of the new growth, numerous 2` flowers on the apical 1/3 of each spike, outside of sepals is pink, inside is creamy white, beautiful ridged lip is white with a yellow crest and red spots, easy grower
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  • Genus:Bletilla
  • Species:species (yunnanensis?)
  • Cultural Tip:Frost tolerant, keep moist when actively growing.