73 and still gardening

Color splash flowers

These free-blooming Dendrobium flowers aren’t as fragile as they look.Their colorful petals add cheerfulness to any garden or add elegance to any flower arrangement. Moreover, they are easy to grow. The plant likes abundant water while in active growth. This species also needs warm temperature all year round.

The purple-lip Dendrobium flowers in the photos are 3 1/2 inches across. The color at the back of each flowers are yellow-green. The 3 sepals have rosy hues while the 2 petals are somewhat magenta in color. You’ll notice that in various angles, the sepals have yellow-green outlines.

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