Eulophia pulchra (Thouars) Lindl.

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Eulophia pulchra (Thouars) Lindl.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Evergreen and Shola forests
  • Comments / notes : Terrestrial. On hills above 1000m, on shola floor, in humus.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-December
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : Wayanad district, Idukki district, Pathanamthitta district, Kollam district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Tamil Nadu : Namakkal district
  • World Distribution : Widespread from Madagascar to Pacific Islands
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Biodiversity Characterisation at LL in Eastern Ghats and East Coast using SRS & GIS; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; 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. pulchra. Downloaded on 15 November 2019.


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