Paphiopedilum insigne (Wall. ex Lindl.) Pfitzer

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species : Paphiopedilum insigne
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Paphiopedilum insigne (Wall. ex Lindl.) Pfitzer
  • Common name : Slipper Orchid
  • Key identification features : A terrestrial orchid; Leaves green, forming tuffs; Flowers yellow green with purple spots, exterior of hood is white, lip is pitcher-like.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore
  • Floras referred : K.S.Rao-Flowering Plants of IISC, 2009



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