Species: Aspidogyne argentea
Common name(s): Jewel Orchid
Native to: China, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Burma, Borneo, Cambodia, Sumatra, Myanmar, and Philippines
Temperature preferences: Warm to hot growing
Water preferences: Medium to high moisture
Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Terrestrial
General Information and Care: Aspidogyne argentea is a Jewel Orchid that is especially well suited for growing in a terrarium. This species appreciates a moist to wet media to grow in. Also, it likes medium to low light making it a great understory plant. The leaves on this are quite sparkly in person and really stand out. This makes for quite a wonderful understory accent species.
Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 5
Shipped Size: Well rooted plant that has been grown in a 2.5" pot. Will be shipped bareroot or potted.