White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid
White Orchid

White Orchid

Regular price £19.99

A very popular houseplant that offers a display of exotic white blooms. The Moth Orchid is naturally found in the tropical regions of Australia and South-eastern Asia. It is thought they were given that name because their blooms resemble moths in flight. In their natural environment these plants are epiphytic meaning they will attach their roots to trees or rocks. Don’t be scared by the exotic look of this plant, with some regular care you will be rewarded with gorgeous blooms! 

Light conditions: indirect, bright light (for example not on a windowsill that gets direct sun at any point in the day), Direct sunlight will damage the leaves. Too little light will result in an Orchid that does not flower.
Neediness: Orchids require special care but once you learn their routine, they are easy to maintain. They require a constant level of humidity so regular misting is a must. Avoid misting the flowers directly.
Watering: Will require weekly watering (usually once a week), but it is very important not to overwater as the roots can rot. Only water if the top layer of soil is dry to touch or if the pot it is in feels light. Do not let soil get soggy. Make sure not to water directly onto the leaves.

Ideal location: bathrooms and kitchens
Rate of growth:  Once all flowers have fallen you can cut the stem above a visible joint, this can encourage production of another flower stem. They tend to grow just one or two new leaves a year.
Temperature: keep at a normal room temperature, do not let temperature drop below 14c.
Pets: this plant is toxic to cats and dogs. See our range of pet friendly plants if your pet is prone to nibbling.
Sizing:  W12cm x H50cm
Also known as: Moth Orchid

All our plants come with a beautiful keepsake postcard with care instructions so you'll never kill your houseplant again!

If someone is lucky enough to be receiving this plant as a gift, don't forget to enter your gift message at the basket and we'll add a free handwritten card with your order (also we won't include any paperwork with prices on!).

It’s not just our products that are green. 95% of our packaging is either biodegradable or recyclable (and we’re working hard on that last 5%). As a company we’ve made a concerted effort to switch to sustainable packaging, it costs twice the price but we sleep better at night.

We deliver to the United Kingdom (Inc. Scottish Highlands & Northern Island).

Standard 2-3 Day Delivery - £4.95 (FREE on all orders over £50)

  • We'll deliver your order within 2-3 working days
  • Plants are carefully packaged and individually wrapped where necessary to ensure they arrive in great condition

Next Working Day Delivery - £6.95

  • Order before 4:00pm Monday to Friday for next working day delivery
  • Working days are Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays
  • Sent via a tracked courier service (DHL)

    Packaging

    95% of our packaging is either biodegradable or recyclable (and we’re working hard on that last 5%).

    Returns

    If you'd like to return a living item, let the team know within 72 hours by emailing hello@beardsanddaisies.co.uk or live chat if online. Please attach a photo of the faulty or damaged plant. Other items can be returned for a refund within 30 days as long as they're unused and in re-saleable condition.