James Storie Orchid

Common Names: James Storie Orchid, Dendrobium James Storie

Botanical names: Dendrobium James Storie

Availability: Year round

Vase life: 7 to 10 days

Storage temperatures: 55 - 60 degrees Fahrenheit

Ethylene Sensitive: Yes

Description: Clusters of small to medium-sized flowers with slender, elongated petals. The flowers are characterized by their vibrant colors, which can range from shades of pink, purple, and white to combinations of these hues. Each flower features intricate patterns and delicate petals, creating an exquisite display when in bloom.

Color: Shades of Pink, Purple, and White

Botanical facts: The James Storie orchid is a hybrid cultivar, resulting from the crossbreeding of different Dendrobium species or hybrids.

Design notes: The James Storie orchid is an excellent and exotic addition to a floral arrangement. To extend the length of the stem, Create an extender by inserting the orchid stem into a water tube, then taping the tube to a wooden pick.

Purchasing hints: Select healthy stems with vibrant flowers

Conditioning: Cut the stem ends with a sharp knife. Hydrate in a solution of water and commercial floral food for two hours before storage or usage.

Additional notes: The James Storie orchid belongs to the genus Dendrobium, which is one of the largest and most diverse genera in the Orchidaceae family.