Cymbidium sinense (Andrews) Willd.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Epidendrum sinense Andrews; Cymbidium albojucundissimum Hayata; Cymbidium chinense Heynh.; Cymbidium fragrans Salisb.; Cymbidium hoosai Makino; Cymbidium hoosai f. hakuran Makino; Cymbidium sinense var. albojucundissimum (Hayata) Masam.; Cymbidium sinense f. albojucundissimum (Hayata) Fukuy.; Cymbidium sinense var. album T.C.Yen; Cymbidium sinense f. aureomarginatum T.C.Yen; Cymbidium sinense var. bellum T.C.Yen; Cymbidium sinense f. margicoloratum (Hayata) Fukuy.; Cymbidium sinense var. margicoloratum Hayata; Cymbidium sinense var. pallidiflorum S.S.Ying; Cymbidium sinense f. pallidiflorum (S.S.Ying) S.S.Ying; Cymbidium sinense var. taiwanianum S.S.Ying; Cymbidium sinense f. taiwanianum (S.S.Ying) S.S.Ying; Cymbidium sinense f. viridiflorum T.C.Yen; Wutongshania guangdongensis Z.J.Liu & J.N.Zhang
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Cymbidium sinense (Andrews) Willd.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Terrestrial pseudobulbous herbs; leaves linear-elliptic, acute; raceme 6-12 flowered; flowers 4-4.5 cm across, purple-brown with dark veins; lip pale yellow, 3-lobed, mid-lobe blotched with dark red.
  • Flower, Fruit : October- December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Subansiri
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, China, Hainan, India, Japan, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 60-61
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Cymbidium sinense. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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