Paphiopedilum fairrieanum (Lindl.) Stein

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Cordula fairrieana (Lindl.) Rolfe; Cypripedium fairrieanum Lindl.; Cypripedium assamicum Linden ex K.Koch & Fintelm.; Paphiopedilum fairrieanum f. bohlmannianum (Matho) Braem; Paphiopedilum fairrieanum var. bohlmannianum Matho; Paphiopedilum fairrieanum var. giganteum Pradhan; Paphiopedilum fairrieanum var. nigrescens Pradhan
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Paphiopedilum fairrieanum (Lindl.) Stein
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Dwarf, compact, terrestrial herbs; Leaves greyish-green; Flowers solitary on scapes, dorsal sepal standing out majestically like hood, stripped and reticulated with purplish brown on white backgrounds.
  • Flower, Fruit : October- February
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, India
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 137
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Paphiopedilum fairrieanum. Downloaded on 30 May 2024.

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