Vanilla phalaenopsis Rchb.f. ex Van Houtte 1867

Plant in situ Seychelles Photos by W Bachmann and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part ShadeHot

Common Name The Phalaenopsis Vanilla

Flower Size 1.6 to 2" [4 to 5 cm]

Found in the Seychelles Islands as a giant sized, hot growing epiphyte


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas des Orchidees Cultivees Constantin 1920 drawing fide;