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Calanthe sieboldii / Kiebine キエビネ

Bloom time: April-May

Family: Orchidaceae /


Species in the genus Calanthe:

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

Calanthe sieboldii / Kiebine キエビネ

Calanthe sieboldii is a terrestrial perennial orchid species in mountainous regions' moist deciduous tree forest floors. Though resembling C. discolor as a whole, the leaves are broader, and flowers (sepals and petals) are bright yellow, and the lip tips are cut not in two, unlike the comparative species. Bloom time: April-May.



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