Chinese Ground Orchid Bletilla striata

Chinese Ground Orchid Bletilla striata

  • Family: Orchidaceae
  • Family Common Name: Orchid Family
  • Genus: Bletilla
  • Species: striata
  • Common Name: Chinese Ground Orchid
  • Accession Number: 2017-0331
  • Site: Glen Garden
  • Cold Hardiness Zone: 5-9
  • Height: 1.5'
  • Flower Color: pink
  • Flower Time: April-May
  • Light Tolerance: partial shade
  • Native Range: E Asia
  • Plant Description: The ground orchids are easy to grow and stunning in the spring garden. Blooms are screaming pink and brighten up a partly shaded garden. Moist and well-drained soil.