Pleione christianii Perner 1999 SECTION Pleione

Photo by David Llewelyn and The Kool Plants UK Website

Common Name Christian's Pleione - In China Dian Xi Du Suan Lan

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in western Yunnan province of China as a natural hybrid between P forestii and P yunannensis 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;