Orchid, Vanda Miss Joaquim
Vanda

Family: Orchidaceae (or-kid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Vanda (VAN-duh) (Info)
Grex name:Miss Joaquim
Additional cultivar information:(V. hookeriana x V. teres)
Hybridized by Joaquim
Registered or introduced: 1893

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Epiphytes

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Succulent

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From woody stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Jacksonville, Florida

Naples, Florida

Vero Beach, Florida

St John, Virgin Islands

Gardeners' Notes:

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2
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Apr 15, 2009, Joan from Belfield, ND (Zone 4a) wrote:

Declared the Singapore national flower on April 15, 1981

Neutral

On Jan 5, 2009, caribbeanpam from grant, mi
United States wrote:

purchased a small plant in florida 2 years ago and have it with my orchids however I have been unable t get it to bloom despite good floiage growth.