Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
coriifolium
NOTES

A stout tuberous orchid to 80 cm. The 2-4 basal, leathery leaves are spreading and purple-spotted at the base. Bracts spreading, deflexed. Stems purplish.


AUTHORITY
Sw.
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The bright orange flowers are borne in a dense raceme
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Ewwa trewwa
Ground orchid
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
October
Synonyms for Species
Diplecthrum coriifolium
Satyrium aureum



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