Appendage orchid/ Prosthechea

Appendage orchid /Prosthechea/ プロステケア
Appendage orchid /Prosthechea/ プロステケア

学名/ Botanical name : Prosthechea

シノニム/ Synonym : Epithecia, Hormidium, Anacheilium Epicladium, Euchile, Pseudencyclia, Panarica, Pollardia

英名/ English name :  Appendage orchid 

別名/ Alternative English name: Cockleshell Orchid

日本名/ Japanese name: プロステケア

原産地/ Original : Latin America from Mexico to Paraguay, as well as in Florida and the West Indies


The flowers form an apical, paniculate raceme with a spathe at the base of the inflorescence. The sepals are almost equal in length, while the petals can be much slender. The lip is pressed closely to half of the column and shows a callus.


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