Coelogyne odoratissima Lindl.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (ORCHID FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Coelogyne odoratissima Lindl.
  • Common name : The sweet-scented Plantain Orchid
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Evergreen forests
  • Comments / notes : Epiphytic. Often on hills above 600m on the floor of sholas
  • Key identification features : Generally having thin and smaler leaves.
  • Flower, Fruit : February-July
  • Collection Nos : CS & HSS 69
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Kozhikode district, Malappuram district, Palakkad district
  • Native : India, Sri Lanka
  • World Distribution : India, Sri Lanka
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Rao & Razi, 1981 - Mysore; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Coelogyne odoratissima. Downloaded on 19 November 2019.

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