Flower Database

Orchid Nago

Basic information
Flower Name
Orchid Nago
Formal Name
Phalaenopsis japonica
Alias
名護蘭, Phalaenopsis japonica
Habitat
Japan and the Korean peninsula
Morph
Evergreen perennial
Comment
Orchid Nago (scientific name:Phalaenopsis japonica) is a perennial Evergreen Evergreen epiphytic orchids of Phalaenopsis genus. Native to Mt. Yae in Nago city, Okinawa Prefecture, was found for the first time in Japan that has been named. Bloom flower fragrant racemes grew from a long stalk from between the leaves in the summer, strong 5-6 pieces. Side sepals of the flower and lip purple striped pattern or markings.
Common name: Orchid Nago
Sientific name:Phalaenopsis japonica
Origin: Japan and Korean peninsula Habitat: Pacific tropical-, Shikoku, Kyushu, Ryukyu
Leaf: in April, leaf length: 10 cm, leaf width: 3 cm, leaf: oblong, stem length: 5-12 cm, flowering: May-August, flower diameter: place side sepals and the lip is purple striped pattern and the pattern of flowers, 3 cm, color: white or pale yellow in winter: axillary, dormancy,
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Orchidaceae
Genus
Phalaenopsis
Species
P. japonica
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Orchid
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Greenhouse
Color
Cream, White
Season
Apr
Height
5  ~ 12  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 3