Specie: P. Aphrodite
Name in Latin: Orchidaceae
Name in English: Moon Orchid
Origin: southeastern Taiwan to the Philippines.
Growth Habit: monopodial growth habit: a single growing stem, inflorescent
Flower:showy and white, sepals are very spread out. Peak of callus yellow with touch of red.
Blooming Period: year round
Leaf: oblong-ovate, fleshy uniform green above with more purple below.,
great for high end arrangements and bouquets, wedding bouquets as blooms, as single flower or grouped,( dramatic, showy, and versatile)
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: can be long lasting (over two weeks), depending of quality of the grower
Amount of water: fill vase, warm water
Nutrition: floral preservative
Special handling: ethylene sensitive, transport in water (picks)