Liparis regnieri Finet 1908 SUBGENUS Sturmia SECTION Liparis

Another Inflorescence Photos by Butterfly and Orchid Gallery

Drawing Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Partial shadeWarm

Common Name Regnier's Liparis [French Orchid Collector in Vietnam 1800/early 1900's] - In China Yi Rui Yang Er Suan

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in the Chinese Himalayas, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam at elevations around 750 meters as a small sized, warm growing terrestrial with a leafy stem enveloped almost completely by leaf sheaths and each carrying leaves that blooms on an axillary, glabrous, 10 to 14.8" [25 to 37 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, very small floral bracts.

Synonyms Liparis craibiana Kerr 1927; Liparis dalatensis Guillaumin 1961

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Bot Arkiv Bind 31 Nr 1 Liparis Seidenfaden 1976 drawing fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2001 photo ok; The Orchids of Bhutan Pearce & Cribb 2002; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo ok; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; The Wild Orchids in Yunnan Xu Xiang Ye & Liu 2010 photo okish