Cymbidium ensifolium can give some early and fragrant hybrids, but it is now that the bulk of the crop will be flowering. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Enter your email address below so we can send the free guide requested for immediate download. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. This species doesn’t take a break much apparently. Temperature While cymbidiums are found in a broad range of environments, the larger flowered species in the background of most modern hybrids grow at higher elevations and prefer cooler conditions. Overwatering at this time of year can quickly lead to root rot or erwinia problems.

A mature cymbidium that is watered sufficiently will have very few leafless backbulbs in the center of the plant. Jun 7, 4. Cymbidiums do not like to be disturbed too frequently and should only be repotted when necessary because the medium has broken down or the plant is outgrowing its pot generally every two to three years. Great Neck – New York. Autumn’s more pronounced temperature fluctuation can lead to water condensation inside the sheath, hastening the normal process of senescence, so yellowing sheaths can be left on the plant only so long before they must be carefully removed to preserve the bud primordia within. My Four Seasons is spiking This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Extremely vigorous hybrids come in wide varieties of markings dominated with chestnut and brown and butter yellow.

Cymbidium Culture

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This is not abnormal. ErythroneJun 6, Both pollinator and plant are getting rare these days. This amount is subject to change until you make payment.

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However, my ensifolium album is doing quite nicely in the exact same conditions. With paphiopedilums, especially, “cleanliness is next to godliness” and if the growing area is littered with old foliage, weeds and dying flowers, keeping the plants alive and flowering will be next to impossible.


The choice of medium is up to the grower as long as it holds water well and provides adequate drainage.

Find vendors of orchid plants, seedlings, supplies, greenhouses, fertilizers, watering equipment, potting mixes, lighting setups and other orchid-related products. Once they have established themselves, they are difficult to eradicate, and flower damage or crippling results. Repotted plants have been seriously disturbed and this root disturbance takes time to overcome. If you see something you like, or if you have something very specific but do not see on the website, email them and see if they can bring them to the next show they and you are attending.

Pollinator due to lack of foraging food and plant because of extreme pressure due to collection.

The four-season orchid (Cymbidium ensifolium) flower

I’ll have to keep my eye out for this. This species produces extremely desirable characteristics in its offspring; tall erect inflorescences with many flowers held well above the foliage and large long-lasting flowers in shades of white to pastel pink.

Now is the time to practice good sanitary practices in your greenhouse or growing areas, as pest and disease problems have a way of multiplying rapidly in the darker and more crowded conditions that generally mark the winter growing area. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Growers of just about every level of expertise will have begun to notice autumn conditions by now.

Can you remember the name of the seller? Names of Plants in India site. Growths, made during summer’s heat, and relatively soft and green, will be ripening — hardening — in preparation for a brief period of rest in many cases. As the spikes emerge, do not change the orientation of the plant toward the light, as this can lead to a crooked or twisted spike While paphiopedilums rarely like to dry out entirely, water needs are significantly reduced beginning now. Overall, bright light results in harder, tougher plants with stronger, more upright spikes.


Neofinetia falcata will thrive in cooler temperatures and produce graceful vanilla-scented flowers. Your name or email address: Life is full of mystery. Plants to be repotted should be attended to immediately after flowering rather than waiting until a large batch has finished flowering. Thanks for your kind words. Flora Picture of the Year resubmittion: Too much light will result in pale yellow foliage and burning will produce dry black spots at the top of the leaf arch.

This can be a problem in northern latitudes. The warmer you grow your cymbidiums the more air movement they will need to keep their foliage temperature down.

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The season lasts for about seven months, adding color to any collection. Threatened Taxa of Telangana State.

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By the way, sooooo are you going to post some pictures of your wonderfully scented Four Season?? Paphiopedilums are, in general, not heavy feeders, and it is especially important with this type to reduce nitrogen levels now for best flowering and spike length.

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