Eulophia ochreata Lindl. 1859

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Inflorescence Photo by Dinesh Valke and his Flickr Photo Site

Part sun Warm CoolSummer EARLY Fall

Common Name The Ochre Eulophia

Flower Size .4 to .6" [1 to 1.5 cm]

Found in India at elevations around 1000 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with conic-ovoid pseudobulbs giving rise to 2 to 5, basal, oblong-lanceolate to ovate, acute, plicate leaves that blooms with leaves present in the summer and early fall on an erect, peduncle 2 to 3 sheathed, 10 to 18" [25 to 45 cm] long, semi-dense, several to many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Graphorkis ochreata (Lindl.) Kuntze 1891

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Bombay Santapu & Kapadia 1966 drawing fide; Indian Orchids, Guide to Identification and Culture Pradhan 1979; The Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing ok;