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Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

x Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz syn. Miltonidium Bartley Schwarz

 

Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall)

Bartley Schwarz is a sympodial epiphyte orchid hybrid. It is one of the most floriferous and forgiving hybrids. Although it can still be found as Miltonidium, the recent reclassification placed this orchid in the Oncidopsis hybrids family. This orchid releases fragrance during the day time and is not fragrant at night.

 
plant Features
  • Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes partial shade

    Partial shade

  • Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall)

Latin name

x Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz syn. Miltonidium Bartley Schwarz

type

Orchid

family

Orchidaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes partial shade

    Partial shade

  • Frost

    Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz (Beall) is 0.25meters x 0.35meters 0.25 M 0.35 M

x Oncidopsis Bartley Schwarz syn. Miltonidium Bartley Schwarz

Bartley Schwarz is a sympodial epiphyte orchid hybrid. It is one of the most floriferous and forgiving hybrids. Although it can still be found as Miltonidium, the recent reclassification placed this orchid in the Oncidopsis hybrids family. This orchid releases fragrance during the day time and is not fragrant at night.


Planting young plants

From Early Autumn TO Late Autumn

Sometimes small plantlets (keiki) appear from the nodes on the flower stems. Detach the plantlets when they have developed several good roots and pot them up in orchid compost. Water them sparingly at first, but mist them daily. Always use a proprietary orchid compost. Ensure good light levels in winter, as these are essential to encourage flowering. An east- or west-facing window would be ideal. Move to a shadier spot in summer and protect from direct sunshine. When planting terrestrial orchids outdoors, plant in semi-shade, no direct sun at midday. A very suitable place would also be on the north side of a building. Most orchids are woodland plants and therefore prefer cool sites, which do not become too dry and hot during summer. Places where ferns thrive are also suitable for. Don’t plant your orchids close to trees or big shrubs because their roots are effective competition for water and nutrients! Autumn is the best season for planting. Spread out the roots in the upper 10 cm (4 inches) of the soil, the rhizome 2-3 cm (1 inch) below the surface, shoot buds upwards. Fill in the remaining substrate without compressing it, and water thoroughly.

 

Flowering

From Early Spring TO Late Winter

Many orchids do not have a flowering season and flowers may be produced at any time if the right conditions are being met. Terrestrial orchids grown outdoors will mostly flower in the summer months. Flowers can last for several months.

 
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