2ft, 3ft Onwards
Papilionanthe (Vanda) Miss Joaquim hybrids
Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe hookeriana
Hybrids of Singapore’s National Flower. Created in 1893 by Mdm Agnes Miss Joaquim, the Papilionanthe (Vanda) Miss Joaquim celebrates our nation’s ethnic diversity as the world’s only flower hybrid used as a national flower. The flower also propelled Singapore’s orchid industry into the limelight when the flower was presented to the Queen of England.
Previously known as the Vanda Miss Joaquim, the flower is now more accurately known as the Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim. Free flowering (flowers throughout the year) Flowers at shorter more manageable heights. Sun-loving. Thrives in open sun and heat. When cut, the flowers last only a few hours even on the stalk. Flower with stem cutting 1 feet: $6, 10cm stem cutting (no flower): $5; 3 for $10.
50-70% sunlight daily. Semi-shade to full sun depending on the leaf type. Water at the roots only after potting media has dried out completely. Do not allow roots to soak in water. Fertilise with Our fertilizer twice a week. Fertilizer For Growing & Flowering. Repot with coarse potting medium. E.g. charcoal.
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