Flower Database

Golden Orchid

Basic information
Flower Name
Golden Orchid
Formal Name
Cephalanthera falcata
Alias
金蘭, Kin-ran, Golden Orchid
Habitat
Korea, China and Japan
Morph
perennial herb, orchid
Comment
Golden Orchid or Kin-ran(scientific name: Cephalanthera falcata) is a perennial orchid that belongs to the family Orchidaceae native to Korea, China and Japan. It is a terrestrial wild orchid growing naturally in the Hokkaido - Kyushu forest in Japan. In the spring, add a small floral flower that does not fully open with a yellow half-open to the rhetorical inflorescence extending from the tip of the stem. Leaves are elliptical in shape and have vein veins, 6 to 8 embroidate each other and embrace the stem. The flower is a five-valve flower, the tip of the lip is cleaved 3, and there is a red-brown bulge. Flowers are made after flowers. It is silver orchid(Gin ran) (scientific name: Cephalanthera erecta) that makes the white flower at the same time.
Common name: Golden Orchid, Scientific name: Cephalanthera falcata, other name:Kin-ran, Distribution: Honshu to- Kyushu in Japan, living environment: miscellaneous forest, grassstone: ridgeline Stem · leaves: hairless, number of leaves: 6 - 8, leaves: harvest stalks by mutual life, petiole: none, leaf length: 7 to 10 cm, vein vein: clear, flower opening way: upward How to bloom in flowers: How to bloom from bottom to top, number of flowers attached: 7 ~ 12, number of petals: 5 flowers, flowering period: April to June, flower color: light yellow and red lip color on red valve Fruit type: Fruit type, Fruit type: Fruit type: Fruit type: Fruit type: Fruit type: Fruit type: Fuel type: Vulnerability II (VU) is difficult to artificially cultivate, Flower diameter: 1 to 2 cm.
 
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Cephalanthera
Species
C. falcata
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Orchid
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Low mountain Botanic garden
Color
Yellow
Season
Apr May Jun
Height
30  ~ 70  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2