Ludisia discolor, commonly known as the Jewel Orchid is an unusual flowering perennial plant that is native to tropical regions of Southeast Asia. The most striking feature of Ludisia discolor is its lush, dark green leaves, often tinged with burgundy or maroon undertones. The leaves have a glossy, velvety texture, creating a rich, opulent appearance. They may have attractive silver or white veining patterns, which add to their allure. Ludisia discolor produce small, delicate, and inconspicuous flowers on slender stems. These blooms are usually cream or pale yellow.
This jewel orchid is relatively low-maintenance.