Neottia inayatii (Duthie) Schltr. 1911

Drawing as Listera inoyatii Drawings by Duthie The Plant Illustration Website

Full shade Cold Summer

Common Name Inayat's Neottia

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Pakistan and the western Himalayas at elevations of 2400 to 2800 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a stout stem carrying 4 to 6 large, loose sheaths that blooms in the summer on a terminal, glandular pubescent to minutely pubescent, erect, 2.4 to 3.6" [6 to 9 cm] long, densely several to many flowered inflorescence with a lanceolate, acuminate, involute margined, longer than the pedicel floral bract

Synonyms Listera inayatii Duthie 1902; Listera kashmiriana Duthie 1906; Neottia kashmiriana (Duthie) Schltr. 1911

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of the North-Western Himalaya Duthie 1906 as Listera inayatii drawing fide; Orchids of the North-Western Himalaya Duthie 1906 as Listera kashmiriana drawing fide

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