Peacock orchids

Sue at imb.lan.nrc.ca Sue at imb.lan.nrc.ca
Mon Jun 8 06:59:00 EST 1992


Peacock orchids are Acidanthera spp.  They grow about one foot high and bear
five or six white flowers with maroon veins.  The leaves are swordlike.  They
like partial shade or sun, and the bulbs have to be raised in the fall in cold
 climates.
Hope this helps,
Sue Douglas,
Institute for Marine Biosciences,
National Research Council,
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3Z1



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