The pictures show samples. This natural product is very variable in its appearance. This wood (bot. Pinus merkusii) is very hard and a stable base. It will be long lasting and is perfect for mounting medium sized and larger orchids. Pinus merkusii is one of the trees that orchids prefer in nature.
You are welcome to select and pick up your desired piece in our nursery during your visit.
- The Merkus or Sumatra pine (bot .: Pinus merkusii) is used in Indonesia as lumber and for the extraction of turpentine, and reforested in many plantations.
- The wood is intermediate in weight and very robust.
- The size S is 6-12cm wide, and 8-20cm long. The other sizes are in average 10-15cm wide and 20-30cm long and of different thickness.
- For mounting we recommend ORCHI-FLEXX.
- The wood was sterilized in Indonesia at 80°C for 30 minutes, in Germany then again at 130°C for about 1min. The wood is free from insect pests or fungi.
- Scope of delivery: 1 piece
Size S: more than 100g
Size M: more than 250g
Size L: more than 400g