Not your typical orchid, the Jewel Orchid is grown in soil and loves the shade! Striking houseplant for its dark, maroon VELVET leaves with iridescent pinstripes. Blooms flowers for only a few weeks, but its unique foliage is worth it all year round! Comes as a hanging plant with a removeable plant hanger. Scientific name is Ludisia discolor.
Non-toxic to cats & dogs (ASPCA), humans
|Common or Rare||
China and SE Asia
How do you care for this plant?
|Light||Tolerates low to medium light, blooms with bright indirect light|
Water consistently to keep soil moist (but not oversaturated); water less in winter
What are some design and styling suggestions?
This stunner would look great just in a white pot; the dark velvet leaves will stick out and be sure to stop anyone passing by. Keep the Jewel Orchid in a high humidity room; it'd be perfect for your bathroom windowsill!
More care instructions provided with each plant purchase. All plants purchased late in the week will be shipped out on Mondays.