Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物

 

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Family:
 
Orchidaceae /
Ranka


 

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, having spherical pseudobulbs a little beneath the ground surface. Leaves, 3-5 in number, each measuring 10-30cm in length, lay in a bundle. Flower stalks of 20-40cm in length set many light red-purple flowers on them. Bloom time: July-August.
 
                     
                 
                     

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