Online Plant Guide Avalon Waterways Tulip Time Cruise  
Trees Shrubs Ground Covers Vines Bamboo Grass Corms Ferns Annuals Perennials Rhizomes Bulbs Palms Tubers Gingers

Medinilla myriantha/Malaysian Orchid

Medinilla myriantha / Medinilla myriantha
Leaves have a lighter green vein
View Image (Full)

Leaves have a lighter green vein

Pink flowers in a pink bract

Blacl berries follow flowering

2007-2013 © All Rights Reserved. Information and images may not be reused without written consent.
Scientific Name: Medinilla myriantha
Common Name: Malaysian Orchid
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Pink
Fruit present: Spring, Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Black
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Butterflies
Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: Leaves are dark green, thick, waxy, have pale green veins and may reach a length of a foot or slightly more. In spring and summer pendulous flowers may occur in small pink brachts and bear seeds. Flowering is most common spring and summer.