Family:Orchidaceae Zone: 7 - 9 Natural Range: Hybrid Soil: Average, humus rich Light: Part shade, sun Height: 12"- 18" Bloom Time: July to August Attributes: Deciduous, White blushed pink flowers with bright yellow throat. Darker pinkish terracotta pink buds and back of petals. Notes: First release of this KIGN Introduction. Like other Bletilla ochracea they start to flower a bit later than B. striata.
Family: Orchidaceae Zone:6 - 9 Natural Range:China Soil: Average, humus rich, well drained Light: Sun, part sun Height: 3' Bloom Time: June to August Attributes: Deciduous. Each flowering stem hold up to 20 deep magenta flowers with darker highlights. Notes: This vigorous selection has much larger flowers and stature than other Bletilla.
Bletilla striata x Yokohama 'Kate' (Chinese Ground Orchid)
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
Family: Pteridaceae Zone: 7 - 9 Natural Range: China; Mt. Emie Soil: Average to moist, humus rich Light: part sun-shade Height: 24" Attributes: Evergreen, clumping, bold green leaves with yellow - lime green striping. Notes: Unique form of Bamboo Fern. Get them while they last. Companion plants: Asarum, Trillium, Epimedium, Cypripedium, Podophyllum
Pot Size: 4" Band Pot
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