Aerides crassifolia is an species in the genus Aerides.
Plant blooms from spring to summer with up to fifty 3 cm wide flowers. Flowers are fragrant.
Plants are found growing in the forest of Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and northeastern Thailand
Plants are best grown hanged in baskets and on mounted and require bright to full sunlight and warm temperatures. If hunged the roots must be watered frequently in the summer. Reduce watering in the winter. Plants should be grown in media that is well drained such as tree fern fibers (for small plants), several pieces of coarse fir bark, or sphagnum moss.
Common Names: The Thick-Leafed Aerides
- Aerides expansum Rchb.f 1882