|'Applemint' blooms in winter, solitary, green-yellow flowers, 5 inches across, with cream margins on the upper sepals, turning gold.
Thick, broad, strap-shaped green leaves, often mottled with light grey-green. Orchid-shaped blooms with a distinctive pouch are borne singly. Prefers cool to intermediate temperature and ample moisture. Some species require night chilling. Mottle-leafed species require less chilling at night. High humidity preferred during summer months.