Country of Origin: Nepal to S. China and Pen. Malaysia
Habitat: epiphytic in mangrove swamps, may grow lithophytically
Uses: Used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine.2
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Culture: Plant requires warm temperatures and medium amounts of light. Keep plant moist and fertilize during growth season. During fall reduce watering as winter approaches. During winter withold watering until new shoots appear but do not allow plant to dry out. Grow in a well drain mix of sphagnum moss or medium fir bark. Plant can be mounted 3