Cleistes rosea

Source: Maarten Sepp

Cleistes rosea

The tribe Pogoniinae is part of the family Orchidaceae, sub-family Vanilloideae.

Description:

The lip is flattened. The sepals and petals are usually pink, sometimes white or red. The petals are elliptic to lanceolate.

Origin:

Pogoniinae grow in tropical regions around the world.

Genera:

  • Cleistes
  • Duckeella
  • Isotria
  • Pogonia
  • Pogoniopsis

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