Peristylus stocksii (Hook.f.) Kraenzl 1898

Plant in situ in India

Photos by Dinesh Valke and the Flick River Photo Webpage

Partial shade Summer

Common Name or Meaning Stock's Peristylus

Flower Size

Found in India in dry deciduous forests, moist deciduous forests and semi-evergreen forests as a miniature sized terrestrial that blooms in the summer

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so use with caution

Synonyms *Habenaria stocksii Hook.f. 1890

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Indian Orchids: Guide to Identification and Culture Pradhan 1976; Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing fide; Lankesteriana Vol 18 [1]: 2362 Jalal & Jayanth 2018 photo good