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Calanthe reflexa / Natsuebine ナツエビネ

Bloom time: July-August

Orchidaceae /


Species in the genus Calanthe:

Calanthe discolor / Ebine
Calanthe nipponica / Kinseiran
Calanthe reflexa / Natsuebine
Calanthe sieboldii / Kiebine
Calanthe tricarinata / Sarumen'ebine


Calanthe reflexa / Natsuebine ナツエビネ

Calanthe reflexa is a perennial orchid species inhabiting damp forest floors in mountainous regions. Its spherical pseudobulbs are a little beneath the ground surface. Leaves, 3-5 in number, each measuring 10-30cm in length, lay in a bundle. Flower stalks, 20-40cm in length, are set with many light red-purple flowers on them. Bloom time: July-August.




inserted by FC2 system