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PlantFiles: Orchid, Moth Orchid, Phalaenopsis Brother Sara Gold
Phalaenopsis

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Family: Orchidaceae (or-kid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Phalaenopsis (fay-lay-NOP-sis) (Info)
Grex name: Brother Sara Gold
Additional cultivar information: (Phal. Sara Lee x Phal. Taipei Gold)
Hybridized by Brother; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1997

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Epiphytes

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)
Coral/Apricot
Orange
Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Evergreen
Smooth-Textured
Rubbery-Textured
Leathery-Textured

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral DaylilySLP On Apr 10, 2006, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

Award: HCC 78



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