Microcoelia stolzii

Angraecoids Species

by Tom Kuligowski

Posted by Tom Kuligowski over 3 years ago.


This article references Mic. stolzii.
Article Blog   Article Index

Microcoelia stolzii, found throughout the south eastern coast into the south central sections of Africa.  Mic. stolzii grows on twigs and branches in evergreen forests and woodlands within a high rainfall area.  It is one of the few Angraecoids that will tolerate a temperature range form cool to hot.  Night time differences of over 30 degrees F, 55 - 88F (13-31C).

I grow Mic. stolzii in shade that receives spackled light throughout the day.  The plant is never exposed to direct sunlight for more than fifteen minutes at a time.  With temperatures above 90 degrees F (32C), the plant is watered early morning and then again late afternoon.  Reversed osmosis water is used each time (I have several plants that I water with RO, I get it from the super market).  I do not use any fertilizer or fungicide; the plant does well with the regiment I use.  Be sure to keep the plant in an area with air movement.   It blooms  for me in early May through June.

Habitat information was obtained from orchidspecies.com 

Share on Social Media:  
Log in to Add a Comment

New Topics

  1. Kate McMillan started topic Horticultural Charcoal vs Activated Charcoal in category General Discussion
  2. Susan smith asked question Vanda Samsri Gory in category General Discussion
  3. Edward Zapata asked question Sale and trade in category General Discussion
  4. Jackie Hartter asked question Cymbidiums not blooming in category General Discussion
  5. Robert Ferguson asked question Neomorrea in category General Discussion

New Comments

  1. Robert Ferguson commented on member plant Bc. Groganiae 'Hutchinson' by Jeanne M Uzar
  2. dian Hubbard commented on member plant Mps. Hajime Ono '#5' by Robert H. Findlay
  3. Sharie Heckaman commented on member plant C. labiata var. Rubra by Marli Guarino
  4. Sharie Heckaman commented on member plant Suara. Rick Beverly 'Valentine's Gift' by George Su
  5. George Su commented on topic "New Intergeneric Orchids" by George Su
  6. Marli Guarino commented on member plant Monnierara Millenium Magic var. Witchcraft by Marli Guarino
  7. Tien Pham commented on topic "Cymbidiums not blooming" by Jackie Hartter
  8. Marli Guarino commented on member plant C. Stradivarius 'Eclipse' by Carlos Bermudez
  9. Carmen Betancourt commented on member plant Den. Adora Nishii by Terry Moore
  10. John Weland commented on member plant Mcp. Tibiana by Blanca Acosta
  11. Carol Holdren commented on member plant Angcm. viguieri by Terry Moore
  12. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Vanda Samsri Gory" by Susan smith
  13. Gilda Gómez commented on member plant C. purpurata var. (flammea x sanguinea) by Carol Holdren
  14. Sys Admin commented on member plant Rcc. Hsinying Tango by Terry Moore
  15. Sys Admin commented on topic "Sale and trade " by Edward Zapata
  16. Emily Quinn commented on member plant Myv. Jamanota Fascination by José Ignacio Pérez
  17. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Phal. Baldan's Kaleidoscope 'Golden Treasure' by Vickie Seibert
  18. Kate McMillan commented on article "Plant Vendor: How to List an Orchid for Sale (FREE)" by Yahoo Alex
  19. Carol Holdren commented on topic "Searching for orchid" by Robert Ferguson
  20. Alex Maximiano commented on member plant Ons. Eye Candy 'Pinky' by Susan Maxwell Schmidt