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Vanda dearei

Vanda dearei.jpg

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Vanda
Species: V. dearei
Alliance:
Binomial name
Vanda dearei
Rchb. f. 1886


Vanda dearei is an species in the genus Vanda.

Description[]

Plant blooms from spring to fall with five to eight 9 cm wide flowers.

Distribution[]

Plants are found growing in the lowland forest of Borneo at elevations of 0 to 300 meters

Culture[]

Plants are best grown hanged in baskets and on mounted and require bright to full sunlight and warm temperatures. If hunged the roots must be watered frequently. Plants should be grown in media that is well drained such as tree fern fibers (for small plants), several pieces of coarse fir bark, or sphagnum moss.

Naming[]

Common Names: Deare's Vanda

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