Anoectochilus grandiflorus Lindl.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Cystopus grandiflorus (Lindl.) Kuntze
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Odontochilus grandiflorus (Lindl.) Benth. ex Hook.f.
  • Comments / notes : Rhizomatous geophyte
  • Key identification features : Terrestrial herbs, up to 45 cm tall; Leaves elliptic; Flowers green, mottled with white and tipped with pink.
  • Flower, Fruit : July
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Tendong
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : India, Bhutan
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : India, Bhutan
  • Literature :
    • Hajra, P. K., & Verma, D. M. (1996). Flora of Sikkim Vol. 1 (Monocotyledons). Botanical Survey of India. Pg.: 28
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 133-134
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Anoectochilus grandiflorus. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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