Vanilla ochyrae Szlach. & Olszewski 1998 SUBGENUS Xanata SECTION Tethya Photo by Maelis and The Wikimedia Website

Common Name Ochyra's Vanilla

Flower Size

Found in Cameroon as a viney terrestral

"A species closely related to V. imperialis, but distinguished by it clearly trilobed lip, with a semiorbicular midlobe larger than the larger lateral lobes and the margins undulate. The lamellae and trichomes of the lip are branched." Soto Arenas & Cribb 2010


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lankesteriana 9(3): 355-398 Soto Arenas & Cribb 2010