Paphiopedilum venustum (Wall. ex Sims) Pfitzer

  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Orchidaceae
  • Species : Paphiopedilum venustum
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Paphiopedilum venustum (Wall. ex Sims) Pfitzer
  • Common name : Lady's Slipper Orchid
  • Key identification features : A terrestrial orchid; Flowers solitary, deep vine-red; Petals lateral; green yellow hood, anterior lip is pitcher-like.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Native : Burma
  • Conservation Status : Vulnerable (VU)
  • Distribution Locality : Bangalore
  • Floras referred : K.S.Rao-Flowering Plants of IISC, 2009


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