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


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Oreorchis patens / Kokeiran コケイラン

Bloom time: May-June

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Species in the genus Oreorchis:

Oreorchis patens / Kokeiran


Oreorchis patens / Kokeiran コケイラン

Oreorchis patens is a perennial orchid species inhabiting damp forests in mountainous regions; the oval-shaped pseudobulbs exist underground, and from each emerge 1-2 leaves and one flower stalk. The leaves are lanceolate-shaped, 20-30cm in length, 1-3cm in width, and the stalks measure 30-40cm in height, with many flowers in a racemose portion. Sepals and petals are lanceolate, approximately 1cm in length, lips of the same size, and white and red-purple dots. Bloom time: May-June.




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