Orchis joo-iokiana Makino 1902 Photo by Hiroshi Nakayama Calypso Lip

Full shade Cold Summer

Common Name Joo Ioki's Orchis

Flower Size

Found in south Korea and Japan in grasslands in high montane forests as a miniature to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with 1 to 3 leaves that blooms in the summer ona several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Chusua joo-iokiana (Makino) P.F.Hunt 1971; Orchis joo-iokiana var. coreana Ohwi 1936; Orchis matsumurana Schltr. 1919; Ponerorchis joo-iokiana (Makino) So 1966; Ponerorchis joo-iokiana var. coreana (Ohwi) So 1974 publ. 1975

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 44 #9 1975 as Ponerorchis joo-iokana;