Dendrobium Akebono x Red Emperor - BS Without flowers
Dendrobium Akebono x Red Emperor - BS
Flower Colour: Burgundy/ Pink/ Red/ Yellow
Flower Size: 5-7 cm
Conditions: Intermediate to warm
Plant Size: Matured | Please refer to plant picture for size reference.
Pot Size: 10 cm
Potting Media: Sphagnum Moss
Dendrobium Care Guide
Dendrobium Care Guide
Dendrobium orchids can be grown as indoor plants as long as they get a sufficient amount of light & air circulation.
In Coconut Husk medium water retention is more compared to Pine Bark, so plants in Coconut Husk may require once in 2-3 days watering compared to 1-2 days watering in Pine Bark. Medium may dry faster or slower depending on the weather conditions. So always touch and feel the medium, only when partially dry water the plant. Learn more about watering here
Fertilizing your orchid regularly provides it with the nutrients it needs for optimal health, immunity and vigorous blooming. Weekly once with Bio-20 or Basfoliar 19:19:19 for growth and rooting. Once a month with Basfoliar 13-40-13. Learn more about fertilizing here
Dendrobium Akebono x Red Emperor is a soft cane dendrobium, hybrid of the two nobiles. These soft cane dendrobiums are hybrids of the dendrobium nobile species.
These beautiful Japanese-bred Nobile Dendrobiums are easy to grow, The flowers last about 2 months or more. Round flowers with bright pink petals with dark yellow in the centre with tinges of dark pink, Plants when in bloom look gorgeous, with loads of fragrant flowers which emerge all along the canes.
Nobile Type dendrobiums normally drop all their leaves and bloom on bare canes. It is normal for these plants to loose leaves just before or while they are flowering.
1. Colors, patterns & size of the flowers can vary due to the variations produced by hybrids or species.
2. There are chances that the buds/flowers could dry up in transit during Shipping after packing.
3. The local climatic conditions, season and the nutrition given can affect the brightness & colour intensity of flowers.
4. While we make every effort to match the actual colours of the flowers, the photographs may not be the exact representation, due to different monitor settings.