Rossioglossum Orchids

Rossioglossum

(Ross-ee-oh-gloss-um)

  • Flowers: Yellow with reddish brown stripes. Blooms 2 to 3 months Autumn to Spring.
  • Soil/Potting Preference: A medium mix of fir bark with 1 cm to 2 cm pieces of bark, perlite and charcoal.
  • Watering: Allow to dry out between waterings.
  • Fertilizing:
  • Active Growth: Use 1/4 to ½ strength every second watering in the Summer.
  • Dormancy: Use 1/4 to ½ strength every third watering in the Winter.
  • Light Requirement: Needs at least 2 to 3 hours indirect light.
  • Temperature Requirements:
  • Night Time Minimum: 12°C
  • Day Time Maximum:27°C
  • Humidity Requirements: 50% or more.


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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