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Jewell Orchid, Ludisia discolor
This orchid is all about the amazing chocolate brown velvety foliage with pink stripes through it. Orchid enthusiasts would be interested to know that this one produces tall flower spikes of numerous small white blooms. At Home of Houseplants however, we are all about the foliage, and this is one of the few orchids we have grown due to the exceptional uniqueness of the foliage on this plant.
This variety of orchid eminates from the warm growing regions of the world, namely Guinea and Malaysia.
Each plant measures approx 10cm in height, with one growing point and would suit a pot that has a diameter of approximately 10 to 12cm. It is a slow growing variety that does like to be kept warm at all times.