56 relations: Aerides, Aganisia cyanea, Ascocentrum christensonianum, Ascocentrum curvifolium, Ascocentrum miniatum, Australia, Charles Gaudichaud-Beaupré, China, CITES, East Asia, Epiphyte, Ernst Hugo Heinrich Pfitzer, Flower, Genus, Habitat, Himalayas, Hybrid (biology), India, Indonesia, Inflorescence, Labellum (botany), Lithophyte, Monopodial, New Guinea, Orchidaceae, Pacific Islands, Papuasia, Philippines, Queensland, Sanskrit, Singapore, Southeast Asia, Species, Terrestrial plant, Thelymitra crinita, Vanda 'Miss Joaquim', Vanda bensonii, Vanda coerulea, Vanda coerulescens, Vanda cristata, Vanda denisoniana, Vanda falcata, Vanda flabellata, Vanda insignis, Vanda javierae, Vanda lamellata, Vanda limbata, Vanda luzonica, Vanda scandens, Vanda tessellata, ..., Vanda testacea, Vanda tricolor, Vanda ustii, Vanda wightii, Waling-waling, Yunnan. Expand index (6 more) » « Shrink index
Aerides, known commonly as cat's-tail orchids and fox brush orchids, is a genus belonging to the orchid family (Orchidaceae, subfamily Epidendroideae, tribe Vandeae, subtribe Aeridinae).
Aganisia cyanea (formerly Acacallis cyanea) is a showy species of orchid native to Colombia, Venezuela, Peru and Brazil and widely cultivated elsewhere as an ornamental.
Ascocentrum christensonianum is a species of orchid found in Vietnam.
Ascocentrum curvifolium is a species of orchid found in Assam India, eastern Himalayas, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, southern China and Vietnam.
Ascocentrum miniatum, the rust-red ascocentrum, is a species of orchid found in Assam, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, Java, Malaysia, Philippines, Sumatra.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Charles Gaudichaud-Beaupré (September 4, 1789 – January 16, 1854) was a French botanist.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, also known as the Washington Convention) is a multilateral treaty to protect endangered plants and animals.
East Asia is the eastern subregion of the Asian continent, which can be defined in either geographical or ethno-cultural "The East Asian cultural sphere evolves when Japan, Korea, and what is today Vietnam all share adapted elements of Chinese civilization of this period (that of the Tang dynasty), in particular Buddhism, Confucian social and political values, and literary Chinese and its writing system." terms.
An epiphyte is an organism that grows on the surface of a plant and derives its moisture and nutrients from the air, rain, water (in marine environments) or from debris accumulating around it.
Ernst Hugo Heinrich Pfitzer (born 26 March 1846 in Königsberg, died 3 December 1906 in Heidelberg) was a German botanist who specialised in the taxonomy of the Orchidaceae (orchids).
A flower, sometimes known as a bloom or blossom, is the reproductive structure found in flowering plants (plants of the division Magnoliophyta, also called angiosperms).
A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.
In ecology, a habitat is the type of natural environment in which a particular species of organism lives.
The Himalayas, or Himalaya, form a mountain range in Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau.
In biology, a hybrid, or crossbreed, is the result of combining the qualities of two organisms of different breeds, varieties, species or genera through sexual reproduction.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.
An inflorescence is a group or cluster of flowers arranged on a stem that is composed of a main branch or a complicated arrangement of branches.
In botany, the labellum (or lip) is the part of the flower of an orchid or Canna, or other less-known genera that serves to attract insects, which pollinate the flower, and acts as a landing platform for them.
Lithophytes are plants that grow in or on rocks.
Vascular plants with monopodial growth habits grow upward from a single point.
New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.
The Orchidaceae are a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants, with blooms that are often colourful and fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family.
The Pacific Islands are the islands of the Pacific Ocean.
Papuasia is a botanical region defined in the World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions (WGSRPD).
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
Queensland (abbreviated as Qld) is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia.
Sanskrit is the primary liturgical language of Hinduism; a philosophical language of Hinduism, Sikhism, Buddhism and Jainism; and a former literary language and lingua franca for the educated of ancient and medieval India.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.
In biology, a species is the basic unit of classification and a taxonomic rank, as well as a unit of biodiversity, but it has proven difficult to find a satisfactory definition.
A terrestrial plant is a plant that grows on or in or from land.
Thelymitra crinita, commonly known as the blue lady orchid, the queen orchid, the lily orchid, is a species of orchid which is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia.
Vanda 'Miss Joaquim' also known as the Singapore orchid and the Princess Aloha orchid and incorrectly as Vanda 'Miss Agnes Joaquim', is a hybrid orchid cultivar that is Singapore's national flower.
Vanda bensonii is a species of orchid found from Assam to Thailand.
Vanda coerulea, commonly known as blue orchid, blue vanda or autumn lady's tresses, is a species of orchid found in Assam and neighbouring Khasi hills with its range extending to China (southern Yunnan).
Vanda coerulescens is a species of orchid found from Arunachal Pradesh to China (southern Yunnan).
Vanda cristata is a species of orchid found from the Himalaya to China (northwestern Yunnan).
Vanda denisoniana is a species of orchid found from China (Yunnan) to northern Indochina.
Vanda falcata, the wind orchid, is a species of orchid found in China, Korea, and Japan.
Vanda flabellata is a species of epiphytic orchid native to Yunnan, Myanmar, Laos and Thailand.
Vanda insignis is a species of orchid endemic to the Lesser Sunda Islands.
Vanda javierae is a species of flowering plant in the orchid family, Orchidaceae.
Vanda lamellata is a species of orchid found from the Japanese Ryukyu Islands (Senkaku-gunto), Taiwan (Lan Yü), to the Philippines, and northern Malaysian Borneo.
Vanda limbata is a species of orchid native to Java, the Lesser Sunda Islands and the Philippines.
Vanda luzonica is a species of vanda, a flower of the orchid family.
Vanda scandens is a species of plant in the Orchidaceae family.
Vanda tessellata is a species of orchid occurring from the Indian subcontinent to Indochina.
Vanda testacea is a species of orchid occurring from the Indian subcontinent to Indochina at the elevations of 500 to 2000 meters.
Vanda tricolor is a species of orchid occurring in Laos and from Java, Bali, Lombok and Sumbawa.
Vanda ustii, the University of Santo Tomas' vanda, is an orchid species found only in the Philippines.
Vanda wightii is a species of orchid from southern India and Sri Lanka.
Vanda sanderiana is a flower of the orchid family.
Yunnan is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the far southwest of the country.