Three Oranges is a variety of Orchid cactus which is a member of the Epiphyllum family. Its botanical name is Epiphyllum 'Three Oranges'. Three Oranges is a hybrid variety. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Outrageous Orange.
“First row dark orange with magenta edge, second row tannish-orange with orange midstripe, outer orange with dark red-purple edge. Overlapping cup and saucer form. Tall triangular growth, somewhat branching.”A type of Succulent, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Three Oranges is known for growing with a scandent-like habit to a height of approximately 3.05 metres (that's 9.91 feet in imperial).
Three Oranges Orchid cactus tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.
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Use a diluted 10-10-10 fertilizer during the growing period in spring and fall. To encourage blooms use a 2-10-10 ratio around February.Three Oranges likes a position of partial sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Three Oranges is generally regarded as a half hardy plant, so remember to protect this plant from frosts and low temperatures.
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