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Medinilla myriantha/Malaysian Orchid

Medinilla myriantha / Medinilla myriantha
Leaves have a lighter green vein
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Leaves have a lighter green vein

Pink flowers in a pink bract

Blacl berries follow flowering

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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.