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PlantFiles: Species Orchid, Twisted Trichopilia
Trichopilia tortilis

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Family: Orchidaceae (or-kid-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Trichopilia (try-ko-PIL-ee-a) (Info)
Species: tortilis (TOR-til-iss) (Info)

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Epiphytes

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

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow
Green
Brown/Bronze
White/Near White

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

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

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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