Cymbidium iridioides D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 36 1825. (Syn: Cymbidium giganteum Wall. ex Lindl. [Illegitimate]; Cyperorchis gigantea (Blume) Schltr.; Iridorchis gigantea Blume; Limodorum longifolium Buch.-Ham. ex Lindl. [Invalid]);
ORCHIDACEAE Fortnight: Unidentified orchid from Uttarakhand DSR_27: Attachments (2). 2 posts by 2 authors.
This unidentified orchid was shot in Kisan Mela at Pantnagar. It was cultivated at Jeolikot by some and displayed at Pantnagar. It is not clear whether it is an exclusively cultivated form or collected from wild and cultivated.
Seems Cymbidium sp. Please suggest ID.
Cymbidium iridioides D. Don ?? : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6)
Cymbidium iridioides D.Don ??
Does look like Cymbidium iridioides but seems a bit dark.
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Yes sir this should be Cymbidium iridoides. I am so happy to see the fruits. It means pollinators are present and hence chances of new recruitment are high.