Macodes petola Jewel Orchid



nursery pot size: 5.5-6cm
light requirements: tolerates low light


Family: Orchidaceae 

Macodes petola, the lightning bolt jewel orchid, is a terrestrial orchid with vivid colouration, the veins look like golden – yellow lightning bolts. Macodes petola is native to Indonesian lowland montane forest where it grows in the dimly lit, damp, forest floor. Macodes petola is a very easy jewel orchid to grow and is relatively fast growing. Warmth and reasonable humidity required.

5.5-6cm pot

Grows 15-30cm.
Appreciates a moderately moist soil and reasonable humidity.
Low light levels, avoid any direct sun.
Well draining soil rich in organic matter.


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