Liparis cheniana X.H.Jin 2011

Photo by Jin Xiaohua,

Full shade Cold Summer

Common Name Chen's Liparis

Flower Size

Found in Tibet, Sichuan and Yunnan provinces of China at elevations around 3500 to 4000 meters as a miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with an oval pseudobulb carrying 2, apical, elliptic-lanceolate, narrwing below into the shortly petiolate base leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, 8 to 15 flowered inflorescence with ovate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Ann. Bot. Fennici 48: 163165 Jin Xiaohua 2011 drawing/photo fide; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;