~Pleione barbarae Braem 1999 - See Pleione grandiflora (Rolfe) Rolfe 1904 SECTION Pleione Photo by Pieter C. Brouwer and his Nature Photo Website

Another Flower Photos courtesy of Rogier van Vugt and his Orchid webpage


Common Name Barbara's Pleione

Flower Size

Found in China and North Vietnam as a small sized cool to cold growing terrestrial that is a natural hybrid between P. bulbocodioides P. grandiflora

Synonyms Pleione harberdii Braem 1999; Pleione moelleri Braem 1999; Pleione mohrii Braem 1999

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001