Chinese ground orchid
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About Chinese ground orchid
This plant is a great addition to a partial shade area of the garden with moderate moisture and substantial organic matter in the soil. It likes moist (specifically medium moisture), rich (organically enriched) soil that is well-drained. Its size can be from 1-1.5 ft and spreads 0.5 to 1 feet with a height of 8-12 inches.
Also known as
Chinese ground orchid and Hyacinth orchid
How to care for Chinese ground orchid
Chinese ground orchid needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Chinese ground orchid may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Chinese ground orchid after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.