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Cephalanthera erecta / Ginran ギンラン

Bloom time: May-June

Orchidaceae /


Species in the genus Cephalanthera:

Cephalanthera longibracteata / Sasabaginran
Cephalanthera falcata / Kinran
Cephalanthera erecta / Ginran
Cephalanthera erecta var. subaphylla / Yuushunran


Cephalanthera erecta / Ginran ギンラン

Cephalanthera erecta is a perennial orchid species found in bright deciduous forests in mountainous regions, with stems measuring 10-25cm in height. In an elliptical shape, 3-6 in number, leaves are of opposite phyllotaxis, each 3-8cm long, embracing the stems and the tips sharp. Shoot apexes bear several white flowers. Bloom time: May-June.




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