Spathoglottis plicata: Ground Orchid


Spathoglottis plicata or Ground orchid, native of Southeast Asia to the Philippines, is the common species of Orchid which blooms round the year.


Spathoglottis plicata has pretty, arching broad leaves with prominent parallel veins and a few or large cluster of small flowers at the end of a long stalk. The flowers can be purple, white, yellow, peach, pink and magenta shades.

Spathoglottis sp. yellow.

Spathoglottis sp. white.

Photos: DFNP, Singapore 20120514, 20120521

Source: Wikipedia


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