Zone: 7 - 9
Natural Range: Hybrid
Soil: Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: Part shade, sun
Attributes: Deciduous, 1'- 2' tall. Blooms summer. Lighter magenta blooms with dark lip and yellow spotted red throat.
Notes: Plant next to rocks or mixed in the sunny perennial border. When mature and settled into its spot, a plant can bloom for nearly three months. There are many Bletilla hybrids that have been created, but they are difficult to find.
Companion plants: Lilium, Dactylorhiza, Aconitum, Cyclamen, Arisaema, Primula
Pot Size: 4" Band Pot