Houlettia odoratissima var xanthina Rchb.f 1884

Inflorescence Photos by Dylan Hannon


Common Name The Scented Yellow Houlletia

Flower Size to 3" [7.5cm]

Found in Panama, Guyana, Surinam, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil on shaded slopes in wet montane forests at elevations of 1000 to 1500 meters as a medium to large sized, cool to hot growing, unifoliate terrestrial with yellow and white flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;