Pleione taliensis P.J.Cribb & Butterf. 1999 SECTION Pleione

Another Flower

Photo by The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Tali Pleione [Da Li Yunnan, a city in southern China] - In China Da Li Du Suan Lan

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in western Yunnan province of China as a natural hybrid between P yunannensis and P bulbocodioides as a small sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial and has a pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009;