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ORCHIDACEAE: Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl.: Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 120 (1831).

Synonyms:
Spathoglottis plicata var. pubescens (Lindl.) M.Hiroe, Orchid Flowers 2: 89 (1971).
Epipactis graminifolia Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 456 (1832).
Pogonia graminifolia (Roxb.) Voigt, Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 632 (1845).
Spathoglottis fortunei Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis parvifolia Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis khasyana Griff., Not. Pl. Asiat. 3: 323 (1851).
Spathoglottis bensonii Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. berkleyi Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. parvifolia (Lindl.) Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Family: ORCHIDACEAE
Distribution: Arunachal Pradesh to South China and Indo-China
Current Location: On the hill slopes in Tai Po, New Territories, at around 600m in KFBG campus but wild, Hong Kong. Camera used: IPHONE4 (I am a poor photographer as I have no other camera right now :P)

I went on a walk and reached this place and found some Curculigo like leaves on the slopes. I was thinking, it has to be orchid and I took some pic, didnt want to dig out, but just checked by inserted my fingers in soil. And I was so foolish, the flowers were blooming just next to it at 1 distance. I laughed at myself


Orchidaceae: Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl. from Hong Kong:

Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 120 (1831).
Synonyms:
Spathoglottis plicata var. pubescens (Lindl.) M.Hiroe, Orchid Flowers 2: 89 (1971).
Epipactis graminifolia Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 456 (1832).
Pogonia graminifolia (Roxb.) Voigt, Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 632 (1845).
Spathoglottis fortunei Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis parvifolia Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis khasyana Griff., Not. Pl. Asiat. 3: 323 (1851).
Spathoglottis bensonii Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. berkleyi Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. parvifolia (Lindl.) Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Family: Orchidaceae
Distribution: India, China, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Current pic taken in wild in Hong Kong


Thanks for sharing sir….. its found in NE India also but I do not see it live till now.


 

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Orchidaceae: Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl. from Hong Kong:

Spathoglottis pubescens Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 120 (1831).
Synonyms:
Spathoglottis plicata var. pubescens (Lindl.) M.Hiroe, Orchid Flowers 2: 89 (1971).
Epipactis graminifolia Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 456 (1832).
Pogonia graminifolia (Roxb.) Voigt, Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 632 (1845).
Spathoglottis fortunei Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis parvifolia Lindl., Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 31: t. 19 (1845).
Spathoglottis khasyana Griff., Not. Pl. Asiat. 3: 323 (1851).
Spathoglottis bensonii Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. berkleyi Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Spathoglottis pubescens var. parvifolia (Lindl.) Hook.f., Fl. Brit. India 5: 814 (1890).
Family: Orchidaceae
Distribution: India, China, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Current pic taken in wild in Hong Kong


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SK1612 29 Nov 2018 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)
Location: Victoria Peak, Hong Kong 
Date: 2 November 2018
Elevation: 1300 ft.
Habit : Wild
Which Orchidaceae ??

Spathoglottis pubescens.



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Spathoglottis pubescens from Hong Kong


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