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Garden Orchid

Bletilla striata

Urn Orchid, Hyacinth Orchid, Common bletilla

A clump forming perennial that has sword shaped leaves and tall erect stems with bright pink, fragrant flowers that open in spring and summer.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Spring, Summer

Geography

Origin
Asia, Eurasia

Environment

Light
Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Orchidaceae
Flower colour
Pink
Scent
Mild

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