Liparis flavescens (Thouars) Lindl. 1825 SECTION Liparis

Plant and Flowers in situ Reunion Photos by © François Vandeschricke and The Orchidees de Reunion Website

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Plant and Flowers Photos by © Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria

Full shadeWarmSpring

Common Name The Yellowish Liparis

Flower Size

Found in Madgascar, Mauritius, Reunion and the Seychelles as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing terrestrial that blooms in the spring

Synonyms Leptorchis flavescens (Thouars) Kuntze 1891; *Malaxis flavescens Thouars 1822

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Historie Particulier des Plantes Orchidees Recueilles Sur Trois Iles Australes d'Afrique Thouars 1822 as Malaxis flavescens drawing ok; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 3 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas # 42 Liparinae 1984 photo fide to Senghas' photos;