Jewel Orchid Care

Jewel Orchid Care

Jewel Orchid Care

Jewel Orchids are stunning rare orchids grown for their foliage rather than their flowers. 


Popular varieties: Macodes PetolaLudisia Discolor, shop all Jewel Orchids


Light: 

  • Medium to bright filtered light
  • No direct sun 

Water: 

  • Allow to dry slightly between waterings. Thrives in high humidity. 
  • Don’t like sitting in soggy conditions (prone to rotting)

Humidity

  • Humidity is super beneficial 
  • They do well in glass terrariums 

Soil Type: 

  • Epiphytic; can grow well in 100% sphagnum moss 

Toxicity Level: 

  • Non-toxic to animals 

Additional Information:

  • Not heavy feeders; fertilize a couple times a year with an orchid specific fertilizer 
  • Does not like it too hot or too cold; do not like temperatures below 50 degrees