Philippine ground orchid/ Koutoushiran

Philippine ground orchid/ コウトウシラン

学名/ Botanical name : Spathoglottis plicata

シノニム/ Synonym : Bletia angustifolia, Paxtonia rosea, Spathoglottis lilacina, Phaius rumphii, Phaius rumphii, Spathoglottis spicata, Spathoglottis deplanchei, Spathoglottis vieillardii, Spathoglottis angustifolia, Spathoglottis augustorum, Spathoglottis rosea, Spathoglottis plicata var. minahassae, Spathoglottis daenikeri, Calanthe poilanei 

English common name :  Philippine ground orchid

Alternative English name: large purple orchid

日本名 和名: コウトウシラン 紅頭紫蘭


タイ語名/ Thai name: Uang-din

原産地/ Original : tropical and subtropical Asia to Australia and the western Pacific


This plant is an evergreen, terrestrial herb which has up to forty deep pink to purple resupinate flowers 35–55 mm long and wide The dorsal sepal is 20–30 mm long and the lateral sepals are slightly narrower.The labellum is ‘T”-shaped, has three lobes with the side lobes close to vertical. At the tip of the column there is a cap, under which masses of yellow pollen grain.




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Spathoglottis microchilina

Spathoglottis plicata の近縁種/ near species of Spathoglottis plicata

学名/ Botanical name : Spathoglottis microchilina

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