Our Dendrobium Blue Planet are fabulous lookers with amethyst blossoms. These colorful orchids are approximately 24-36″ tall from the tip of their spike to the bottom of their pot. Blue Planet is a straightforward “Phalaenopsis type” Dendrobium – rookies and experts alike enjoy this houseplant staple. This full size plant comes in a 4″ pot with the perfect potting media to keep your new friend happy and healthy. Plant is not currently flowering. Care is as easy as it gets! This plant pal will thank you with stunning blue-purple blooms about three times a year.
Blue Planet is a “Den-Phal”, thus named because of its flower’s resemblance to the classic Moth Orchid. This large flower variety prefers the brightest possible indirect light, regular fertilization (“weakly, weekly”), and occasional misting. Choose a southern or western exposure for the most vigorous growth! Foliage is evergreen, flowers spike from the cane three times a year with proper care.
Your friends will love Dendrobium Blue Planet – blue tinged orchids that haven’t been force-fed color dye are far and few between!
Temperatures this time of year are chilly! This orchid breed is native to Southeast Asia and does best around 65 to 80 degrees. Winterized shipping is included with all our plants whenever required — however, we make no guarantees that our tropical plants will survive extreme freezing temperatures. Consider having your order Held for Pickup — just send us a note with your order. We delicately wrap our plants in layers of insulating foam and include a 72+ hour heat pack when temperatures are low. Our commitment to excellence means we ship exclusively USPS Priority 1-3 day, as all live plants should be.