Liparis nectarina Frapp. 1895

Side View of Flower

Flowers and Plant in situ Reunion Photos by © François Vandeschricke and The Orchidees de Reunion Website


Common Name The Nectarine Colored Liparis

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Reunion in humid forests at elevations around 1200 to 1800 meters as a small sized, cool growing lithophyte or terrestrial that blooms in the late summer and earlier fall on a terminal, erect, 4" [10 cm] long, few to several flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;