Coelogyne schilleriana is a species of Coelogyne.
Plants bloom during the spring with a single 7.5 cm wide flower. Plant goes dormant during the winter.
This species is dedicated to Consul Schiller, an orchid collector in Hamburg Germany.
Plant is found growing in Thailand and Myanamar at elevations around 200 meters
Plants are usually grown in baskets. Plant grows from intermediate to warm temperatures in partial shade. Water regularly during the summer, about once every two days and gradually reduce in the winter. Water about once every two to three weeks and gradually increase watering as new roots begin to show. Pot in a well drain medium. Pot in a plastic or clay pot with a mix of fine fir bark, tree fern fibers, and perlite or pot in New Zealand sphagnum moss.
Common name: Schiller's Coelogyne
- Pleione schilleriana (Rchb.f. & K.Koch) Kuntze 1891
- Hill, Cindy. "Coelogyne:Sparkiling Stars of Asia." Orchid Digest Vol. 72-2 April, May, June 2008: 60-76.