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Ludisia discolor /Jewel Orchid

Ludisia discolor  / Ludisia discolor
Bold colorful foliage with stripes on the upper surfaces and cinnamon color on the undersides to the leaves
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Bold colorful foliage with stripes on the upper surfaces and cinnamon color on the undersides to the leaves

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Scientific Name: Ludisia discolor
Common Name: Jewel Orchid
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: The beautiful leaves give this species its name 'Jewel Orchid.' Can be grown in a well lighted window as an indoor plant.