Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Acrolophia
Family: Orchidaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cochlearis
NOTES

A robust rhizomatous orchid to 1 m. The linear leaves are leathery and channeled. The small flowers have a saccate spur about 1.5 mm long.


AUTHORITY
(Lindl.) Schltr. & Bolus
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The small flowers hang downwards on a much branched raceme. The small tepals are brown and the larger tepal is cream coloured
Colour: Cream
Common Name
Orchid
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the road
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
October
November
December
Synonyms for Species
Acrolophia micrantha
Eulophia cochlearis



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