Flower Database

Moth orchid

Basic information
Flower Name
Moth orchid
Formal Name
Phalaenopsis aphrodite
Alias
Phalaenopsis, 胡蝶蘭, moth orchid
Habitat
Tropical regions in Southeast Asia such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia
Morph
Non-hardy for many years the grass
Comment
Moth orchid or Phalaenopsis aphrodite ( scientific name: Phalaenopsis aphrodite) is native to the tropical region of Southeast Asia such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, etc. It is non-cold-resistant perennial of the genus Falunopsis of the Orchidaceae. It makes roots in trees in tropical regions like Southeast Asia and live by taking nutrients from the trees. The flower stems from the axila elongate in an arcuate shape, and several to dozens of elegant white flowers bloom. The leaves are thick and wide, and several sheets are taken out from the root in pairs. It is used as an upscale gift-giving flower. The flower language "Happiness comes up".
Phylaenopsis midy and Mini Phalaenopsis orchid (Scientific name: Phalaenopsis petit - mini) are small butterfly orchid orchids, which are popular recently because they can enjoy casually without taking up space. There are abundant flower colors, white · pale peach · red · crimson etc. Amabilis is a clean flower with white petals and thin yellow lip. In addition to the miniature butterfly, petals and lip are red mantenko (full red), petals are pale pink, lip is pink pink linelin, petal streaks are in white petals, lips are red lanterns, pink streaks enter There are candy of deep red lips in petals.
Common name: Moth orchid, scientific name: Phalaenopsis aphrodite, National flower: Indonesia, aka: Phalaenopsis orchids , fans, fallen, origin: Tropical regions in Southeast Asia such as the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, plant height: 20-100 cm, flower diameter: 2 ~ 12 cm, flowering: December - May (anniversary flowers), flower color: peach, white, yellow, Orange and green.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Phalaenopsis
Species
P. aphrodite
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
Greenhouse
Color
Pink, Green, Orange, Yellow, White
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Dec
Height
2  ~ 12  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 12