Liparis viridiflora

Liparis viridiflora - Photo by Richard Lindberg

Liparis viridiflora grows in India to the Philippines and Fiji. It is warm to hot growing, blooms in the fall and needs moderate light. The genus Liparis (Lip) contains 250 mostly terrestrial species found in wet mountain forests up to 10,000 feet. They are widespread in both temperate and tropical areas.