Chiloschista Orchids

Chiloschista

(Kye-lo-shiss-ta)

  • Flowers: Yellow, white, brown, orange and rose. Blooms at end of winter into the spring.
  • Soil/Potting Preference: A coarse mix of fir bark with 2½ cm to 3½ cm pieces of bark, perlite and charcoal.
  • Watering: Allow the soil to dry out between waterings.
  • Fertilizing:
  • Active Growth: Use 1/4 to ½ strength weekly.
  • Dormancy: Use 1/4 to ½ strength monthly.
  • Light Requirement: High levels of indirect light.
  • Temperature Requirements:
  • Night Time Minimum: 17°C
  • Day Time Maximum:23°C
  • Humidity Requirements: 90 to 95%.

Growing Orchids Part 1: Getting Started
Growing Orchids Part 2: Growing Conditions
Growing Orchids Part 3: Pests and Disease
Growing Orchids Part 4: Maintenance and Orchid Care Sheets

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