Large plants with numerous stems. This species is found in Japan, South China and Korea growing in lowland and montane forests to 1500m.
It is relatively hardy and can take a ground temperature of minus 5C. The yellow/gold flowers appear in the late spring to 35 cm in height; The old leaves often remain until the spring when they should be cut off.They have between 3/6 buds. It can be grown in the garden or in a large pot. If in the garden grow with hostas and ferns in semi-shade. Give winter protection to the pseudo-bulbs by covering with 10 cm of bark. If grown in a pot, ensure the pot is never allowed to dry out. As the plant develops multiple growths will appear. The plant should be divided in the autumn if required. To maximize growth feed regularly with the appropriate fertilizer.
Plants are normally sent out potted to customers in the UK. They can normally be sent during the period JUNE to MARCH. The summer deliveries are plants in fully growth that should flower the following spring.All plants are fully checked when sent out to ensure quality and they are disease free. Any complaints should be made within 14 days of receipt.