Orchid Dendrobium

Plant Details

Family: 

Orchidaceae

Common Name: 

Dendrobium

Scientific Name: 

Dendrobium sp.

Other details: 

One of the more light-tolerant orchids, the Dendrobium can tolerate full morning sun followed by an afternoon of shade. Water about once a week. It's best to allow medium to almost dry out between watering.

Plant Care

Bloom color: 

Pink 
White
Yellow 

Sun Exposure:
  No Sun

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWaterWater

Fertilization recommended for plants in Aruba:

To kick start the blooming process by April, a high phosphorus fertilizer can be applied;
Better Bloom
11-35-15 

     
Products recommended: Fertilizers:

Orchid Food
20-14-13

Seaweed Fertilizer
0-0-1 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product

Scales

Mealy Bugs

Botanigard 

Imidacloprid
Repeat after one week with
M-Pede

Avid 

Trips Naturalyte Avid
Fungus Cease Dithane