Plant Lust::Jewel Orchid

one of my 7 Heavenly Lusts

Ludisia discolor

Native to China and Southeast Asia, “Jewel Orchids” are terrestrial orchids grown for their beautiful foliage.

Low to medium light (no direct sun)
Well-drained rich soil – keep consistently moist (but not wet)
Prefers temps between 75° and 85° F
Keep out of drafts
High humidity (may do well with lower humidity if the soil is kept at just the right moisture level)

Non-toxic to cats & dogs.


Re-potting a Jewel Orchid

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