Den bracteosum x laevifolium
A fantastic cross of Dendrobium bracteosum x Dendrobium laevifolium producing profuse flowering that literally last for months! A small grower, nice leaves, with purple under side, make it a keeper. For profuse flowering grow under bright light and intermiedate temps. Our hibiki x bracteosum has been in flower for over 6 months!
*Cultural and care information based on average Dendrobium care, use it as guide and should be adapted to suit your environment
💚Difficulty: Very Beginner
🪴Size: Medium but can grow to a large specimen size over the years
🌸 Blooms: No Aroma, can easily bloom year round
🌱 Grown by: Mericlone
🧬 Genetics: subsection Calyptrochilus
✨ Tip: Although they are deciduous and will leave leafless canes, they can have keiki growing simultaneously, so there is no winter rest period needed
🌡 Temp: Intermediate to Hot (very flexible, make sure day/night difference is ~4-8C)
💧 Water: Wet/Dry cycle Water when approaching dryness, does not requires full dry out. More roots, more water. Use leca to create a water reserve, roots will grow into water and create a semi-hydro set up.
☁️Humidity: 25%+min if watered correctly or semi-hydro reservoir
💡 Light: Medium direct (SouthEast/West Light, avoid strongest 2-3 hours of the day during summer. Winter allow maximum direct light exposure and supplementary lights to lengthen light period)
🌰 Media: Flexible, sphagnum moss or bark mix
Hibiki is usually always growing in vegetative stage - We recommend MSU
rotation in low dosage every other watering and allow water flushing in between.
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