Chloraea crispa Lindl.1840 Photo courtesy of Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz and their Website

partial sun Cold LATESummer

Common Name The Curled Chloraea

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Found in Central Chile as a cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the late summer

Synonyms Asarca conspicua Kuntze 1891; Asarca crispa (Lindl.) Kuntze 1891; Asarca cygnaea (Phil.) Kuntze 1891; Asarca spectabilis Phil. 1858; Chloraea cygnaea Phil 1864;. Chloraea semibarbata subsp. spectabilis (Phil.) Kraenzl. 1904;Chloraea spectabilis (Phil.) Phil. 1864

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Phylogeny and Classification of the Orchid Family Dressler 1993 photo fide