Cymbidium sinense, terrestrial orchid

Category: Shade Perennials
Family: Orchidaceae
Origin: China
Evergreen: yes
Flower Color: creamy yellow
Bloom Time: fall, winter
Height: 14 inches
Width: 2 ft
Exposure: light shade
Irrigation: medium
Cold Hardiness: 7 F
Description: Plant in well drained bright shade location with plenty of mulch. A hard freeze will knock out the blooms and a much harder one will cause it to die back to the ground, yet it will return in late spring.