- You can plant Dendrobium speciosum in your garden for viewing, you can also give its flowers as gifts to friends, and you can use it to decorate your bedroom.
Dendrobium speciosum is one of the dendrobium species which is very easy to grow and easy to bloom. There are different selections of this species, this selection grows very compact and remains short. Commonly known as rock orchids, found in Australia. Den. Speciosum is capable of producing a beautiful display of golden yellow flowers. Extraordinarily tough, hardy, and drought-tolerant species.
- Small, fragrant flowers form from at nodes of mature, leafless canes. Blooms are white with pink/purple petal tips and an egg-yolk yellow throat.
- Dendrobium speciosum is a deciduous orchid plant that requires a lot of light but not direct sunlight. It should be watered weekly and let the top layer of soil dry between waterings.
- Dendrobium orchids can store water and are more tolerant of dry soil than overly wet soil. Water them every 1-2 weeks. Use a diluted orchid fertilizer once a week. Maintain a humidity level of at least 50% for your orchid. Prune the orchid’s blooms to promote regrowth.