Chloraea homopetala Phil. 1858 Photo by © the Fundación Jardín Botánico Nacional de Viña del's photostream Flickr Orchid Photo Site

SunCold spring

Common Name The Identical Petaled Chloraea

Flower Size

Found in south central Chile and blooms in the spring

Stated to be a synonym of C nudilabia but if correct this one is completely different. I stay with the Chilenans on this one and await more information.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I 1 - 12 Hoehne 1940; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 41 2001 as C nudilabia photo ok