Neottia latilabra (Evrard ex Gagnep.) ined. Drawing by Averyanov and The Researchgate Website "The orchids of Vietnam. Illustrated survey. Part 3. Subfamily Epidendroideae (primitive tribes Neottieae, Vanilleae, Gastrodieae, Nervilieae)"

Deep shade Cool LATERFall

Common Name The Broad Lip Neottia

Flower Size .24 to ,32" " [6 to 8 mm]

Found in southern Vietnam in broad-leaved and mixed forests at elevastions of 1000 to 1500 meters as a minature to small sized, cool growing terresttrial with an erect, slender stem carrying 2 to rarely 3, triangular-cordate, acute, finely undulat along the margin leaves that blooms in the earlier fall on an erect, .8 to 4" [2 to 10 cm] long, 3 to 8 flowered inflorescence with cuneate floral bracts and carrying dull purple-green flowers

Synonyms *Listera latilabra Evrard ex Gagnep. 1931

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994 as Listera latilabra; Turczaninowia 2011, 14(2) : 15100 Averyanov 2011 as Listera latilabra drawing fide