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Flora of Taiwan | Family List | Orchidaceae | Calanthe

Calanthe x dominii Lindl., Bot. Mag. 84: t. 5042. 1858; Su, Quart. J. Expt. Forest. Natl. Taiwan Univ. 4(2): 148, pl. 3. 1990.


  • Calanthe sylvatica X Calanthe triplicata
  • Calanthe x albo-longicalcarata S. S. Ying
  • Calanthe x kintaroi Yamam.
  • Calanthe x matsumurana Schltr.

    A natural hybrid between C. sylvatica and C. triplicata. Most characters intermediate between these parents. Roots 3-4 mm in diam. Flowers usually white, tinged with purple, rarely light purple or purple, often turning dull orange in age; midlobe of lip 2-lobulate to clawed reniform, retuse; spur 24-32 mm long.

    TAIPEI: Padolushan, Chen 71. PINGTUNG: Laufushan, Su et al. 8003. TAITUNG: Chinshuiying, Su 375.

    Reported from southern Japan and the Ryukyus. Taiwan, known from a few localities at 500-1,300 m.


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