Spathoglottis plicata: Ground Orchid

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

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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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