Zeuxine ovalifolia L.Li & S.J.Li 2013

Plant in situ China

Photo by Li Lin


Common Name The Oval Leaved Zeuxine

Flower Size

Found in Hainan province of China at elevations of 200 to 1650 meters as a small sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial with ovoid, concolor, clasping leavves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on on an erect, terminal, to 3.8" [9.5 cm] long, pubescent, 4 to 6 flowered inflorescence with shorter than the pedicel, oblong-lanceolate floral bracts .


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 1 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo hmm maybe new