Calanthe tahitensis Nadeaud 1873

Plant and flowers in situ TahitiPhotos by © Frédéric Jacq and The National Digital Archives Program, Herbarium Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan Website

Part shade Cold LATE Spring EARLYsummer

Common Name The Tahitian Calanthe

Flower Size

Found in the Society Island and the Marquesas as a terrestrial.

Synonyms Calanthe tahitensis var. deltoidea F.Br. 1930; Calanthe tahitensis var. marquisensis F.Br. 1931

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankester's Epidendra Website CR Die Orchideen Band 3 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas Liferung #14 820 - 880 1984 .,P>--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------