Oeceoclades Monophylla Care Guide

Oeceoclades Monophylla

Light Preferences

Provide bright indirect light, similar to what is suitable for Phalaenopsis orchids. Protect from direct sunlight.

Water Preferences

Water moderately, allowing the substrate to dry out slightly between waterings. During the dormant season, reduce watering. Prefers humidity levels typical of tropical environments. Provide moderate to high humidity, around 50-80%.

Temperature Range

Maintain temperatures within an intermediate to warm range. Nighttime temperatures should not drop below 55°F (13°C), and daytime temperatures should stay below 85°F (29°C).

Fertilizer Recommendations

Fertilize sparingly with a balanced, urea-free fertilizer during the growing season. Reduce fertilization during the dormant period.

Flowering Season

Oeceoclades monophylla produces non-fragrant flowers that typically appear in late summer and fall. It has greenish leaves with a dark green pattern, adding to its ornamental appeal.