Chloraea volucris Lindl. 834

Plant and flowers in situ Chile Photo courtesy of Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz and their Website

partial sun Cold

Common Name The Flying Chloraea [refers to the upcurved petals]

Flower Size

Found in central Chile as a cold growing terrestrial

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution. Kew states that this name is unplaced.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940;