Home | Garden Plants | Herbs_and_Spices | Medical plants | Aromatic Plants | Tropical Coast Shores | Site Map | Links

Up

Calanthe angustifolia Narrow Leafed Calanthe

 

Narrow Leafed Calanthe , Calanthe angustifolia

 
Calanthe angustifolia (Blume) Lindl 1833 SECTION Styloglossum

Common Name The Narrow Leafed Calanthe - In China Xia Ye Xia Ji Lan

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Malaysia, Java, the Philippines, Sumatra, Vietnam, Yunnan China and Taiwan in deep moss forests at elevations of 1200 to 2300 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with 3.6" [9 cm] between each pseudobulb carrying 5 to 6, linear-lanceolate, plicate, acuminate, acute, narrowing basally into the petiolate base leaves that blooms on an axillary, terete, 4.4" [11 cm] long, few flowered, racemose inflorescence with three tubular bracts and a lanceolaate one towards the apex.

Synonyms Alismorkis angustifolia (Blume) Kuntze 1891; Alismorchis phajodes Kuntze 1891; *Amblyglottis angustifolia Blume 1825; Calanthe angustifolia var. flava Ridl. 1924; Calanthe phajoides Rchb.f. 1857; Calanthe pumila Fukuy. 1935; Calanthe striata var. pumila (Fukuy.) S.S.Ying 1977; Limodorum striatum Reinw. ex Hook.f. 1890

http://www.orchidspecies.com/

 

 

 mailto:info@tropicalplantbook.com