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Orchid Species: Lissochilus erythraeae

Kew currently accepted name is Eulophia streptopetala

Lissochilus erythraeae is an orchid species identified by Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.) in 1897. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Eulophia streptopetala.
Genus
Lissochilus (Liss.)
Grex
erythraeae
Parents
Species
Author
Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Year
1897
ORIGIN: This robust species is found in Burundi, Rwanda, Zaire, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Swaziland, Cape Province, Transvaal, and Yemen in varied habitat, including, woodlands, rocks in montane grasslands, long grass at wood's edge, and occasionally in forests to elevations of 100 to 2550 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Medium to giant sized, hot to cold growing terrestrial with ovoid or ovoid-oblong pseudobulbs carrying 4 to 7, elongate-linear to lanceolate, acute or acuminate, plicate, arching leaves and blooms in the spring to early summer on an erect, to almost 3' [90 cm] long, racemose, laxly many flowered raceme that has oblong to oblong lanceolate bracts. The Swazis of Swaziland South Africa use this species to concoct a medicine for unspecified diseases in children.

FLOWER SIZE: To about 1 1/2 inches [3.7 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Eulophia Euph streptopetala 1826 Lindl.
Add+ Eulophia Euph crepidata 1975 Butzin
Add+ Eulophia Euph grantii 1953 (Rchb.f.) Summerh.
Add+ Eulophia Euph krebsii 1889 (Rchb.f.) Bolus
Add+ Eulophia Euph manganjensis 1897 Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Add+ Eulophia Euph paivaeana 1953 (Rchb.f.) Summerh.
Add+ Eulophia Euph rueppelii 1940 (Rchb.f.) Summerh.
Add+ Eulophia Euph stenophylla 1949 Summerh.
Add+ Eulophia Euph stuhlmannii 1975 (Kraenzl.) Butzin
Add+ Lissochilus Liss abyssinicus 1894 (A.Rich.) T.Durand & Schinz
Add+ Lissochilus Liss arabicus 1833 Lindl.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss carsonii 1897 Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Add+ Lissochilus Liss graeferi 1892 Kraenzl.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss grantii 1875 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss kirkii 1897 Rolfe in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.)
Add+ Lissochilus Liss krebsii 1847 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss micranthus 1893 Kraenzl.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss oatesii 1889 Rolfe in F.Oates
Add+ Lissochilus Liss oliverianus 1875 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss paivaeanus 1865 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss renschianus 1881 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss rueppelii 1847 Rchb.f.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss ruwenzoriensis 1895 Rendle
Add+ Lissochilus Liss shirensis 1895 Rendle
Add+ Lissochilus Liss streptopetalus 1833 (Lindl.) Lindl.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss stuhlmannii 1894 Kraenzl.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss ukingensis 1915 Schltr.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss papilionaceus 1895 Rendle
Add+ Hypodematium Hypodematium abyssinicum 1850 A.Rich.
Add+ Lissochilus Liss morrumbalaensis 1904 De Wild.
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