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Ground Orchid

Epidendrum radicans

  • ​Family name:  Orchidaceae
  • Origin:  Central America
  • Reddish-orange flowers with yellow throats
  • Creeping plant, can be trained to grow upright
  • Needs full sun, can tolerate some shade, if outside best temperatures 60 – 90 degrees in day and 30 – 70 degrees at night
  • Needs consistently moist soil

Ground Orchid