White Pak Lai is a towering Dendrobium Orchid with crisp white blooms and gentle purple-splashed labella. This hardy orchid two feet or taller from the tip of the spike to the bottom of the pot. Pak Lai is a straightforward “Phalaenopsis type” Dendrobium – rookies and experts alike enjoy collecting this houseplant staple. Den-Phals are evergreen hard cane orchids – Pak Lai is an exquisite representative of the variety.
Live orchid plant comes in a 4″ nursery pot, with the perfect potting media to keep your new friend happy and healthy. Also available in decorative biodegradable organic polymer pots. If choosing organic polymer, specify your color in order notes (Green, Pink, Brown, Black, Yellow, or Red), or let us choose one for you!
Care is very easy – this plant will put out new spikes year after year with minimal attention! This orchid prefers the brightest possible indirect light, regular fertilization (“weakly, weekly”), and occasional misting. Choose an eastern exposure (or south/west with a dappled curtain) for the most vigorous growth!
This orchid breed is native to tropical climates and does best around 65 to 80 degrees. Weatherized shipping is included with all our plants whenever required. We delicately wrap our live plants in layers of sheet foam, and include a 72+ hour heat pack when temperatures are low. However, we make no guarantees that our tropical plants will survive extreme freezing temperatures. It’s the duty of the buyer to open packages immediately upon arrival. Our commitment to excellence means we ship exclusively USPS Priority 1-3 day, as all live plants should be. Consider having your order Held for Pickup, or delayed during extreme weather — just send us a note with your order.