Vanda tessellata sp. - Without Flowers | SS
- Type: Hybrid
- Fragrance: No
- Flower Size: 4-6 cm
- Flower Colour: Dark Brown/ Blue or purple lip
- Conditions: Intermediate to warm
- Plant Size: Seedling
- Pot Size: 2.5 cm
- Potting Media: NA
- Available: Without spikes or buds or flowers
- Growing Tips: Click here for Vanda Care Guide
- Batch code: BB-1219-85
Short Description: Vanda tessellata is a species of orchid occurring from the Indian subcontinent to Indochina. This species is well known for its medicinal use also. The flowers have a wonderful contrast with brown petals and sepals and a purple lip. Smell is very rustic. A rare one to find.
These orchids are all epiphytic. They do not like any potting medium. Vanda orchid must not be allowed to dry out entirely. Saturate the roots with water everytime you water, that means the roots should turn green and retain a drop of water at the tip. Watering of this Vandas must be done with care to prevent water from remaining in the crowns ( top leafs), a condition that can cause crown rot.
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. 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.