Phalaenopsis tetraspis var. stripes sp. - Without Flowers | BS
- Type: Species
- Fragrance: Yes
- Flower Size: 2-4 cm
- Flower Colour: White / Red
- Conditions: Intermediate to warm
- Plant Size: Matured
- Pot Size: 7 cm
- Potting Media: Pine bark
- Available: Without flowers
- Growing Tips: Click here for Phalaenopsis Care Guide
Short Description: Phalaenopsis tetraspis var. stripes sp. is a selection of the species tetraspis. One or two leaves of the plants may have cut/torn/folded, this has happened in transit while importing. This selection has beautiful Red stripes on white flowers. Flowers are mildly fragrant reminding us of the fruit Mango. Markings on the petal will vary flower to flower, A special characteristic of this species is the variation in the flower colour patterns on the same flower.
Please do not expect the plants to look like normal phalaenopsis, since this is a species, the leaves are flat & elongated.
Phalaenopsis orchids can be grown as indoor plants as long as they get a sufficient amount of light & air circulation. Please be careful with the watering as the medium retains too much moisture. Touch and feel the medium, only when partially dry water the plant. The medium could take up to a week to dry.
Please refer plant pictures for size reference.
Note: Colors, patterns & size of the flowers can vary due to the variations produced by hybrids or species. The flower pictures are only for illustration purpose, the actual flower count and size could vary depending on age and growing conditions. There are chances that the buds/flowers could dry up in transit during Shipping after packing. The local climatic conditions and the nutrition given can affect the brightness & colour intensity of flowers. 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 setting.