Spathoglottis plicata

Scientific Name: Spathoglottis plicata
Synonym: Bletia angustifolia, Calanthe poilanei, Paxtonia rosea, Phaius rumphii, Spathoglottis angustifolia, Spathoglottis augustorum, Spathoglottis daenikeri, Spathoglottis deplanchei, Spathoglottis lilacina, Spathoglottis rosea, Spathoglottis spicata, Spathoglottis vieillardii
Common Name: Large Purple Orchid. Philippine Ground Orchid
Chinese Name / 中文名: 紫花苞舌兰 (Zǐ huābāo shé lán), 紫兰 (Zǐ lán)
Other Local Name: Angerek Tanah (Indonesia)
Family Name: Orchidaceae
Origin: Tropical and Subtropical Asia to Pacific
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Growth Habit: Shrub
Characteristic: A terrestrial orchid with purple flowers and long, pointed, plicate leaves.
Care Requirements: Prefers full sun and lots of watering.

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