Coelogyne flaccida

Coelogyne flaccida - Flower photo by Richard LindbergCoelogyne flaccida - Flower photo by Richard LindbergCoelogyne flaccida - Plant photo by Richard LindbergThe genus Coelogyne (Coel) contains 100 species found in all of Asia east of India and Indonesia and Fiji. Conditions vary considerably.

Coelogyne flaccida grows from northern India through south China in mountain forests in the 3000 to 6000 foot range. It is cold to cool growing and is fragrant.

This plant is in sphagnum moss in a 3 1/2-inch pot. There are four pseudobulbs and a new growth.

09/23/2011 - Blog entry

02/18/2011 - Bloomed and divided, Blog entry

02/23/2010 - Bloomed, new photo.

TRIBE: Dendrobieae     SUBTRIBE: Coelogyninae