Pleione formosana is a deciduous perennial, terrestrial orchid growing with spherical pseudobulbs that produce a single folded leaf. The pink flowers, borne in spring, have fringed white lips that are strongly marked and mottled with brown on the inner surface.
Height 15 cms
Prefers filtered sunlight or morning sun. Well-drained soil, high in organic matter. Due to small root system, they require regular watering during flowering season.