Phalaenopsis pulcherrima forma coerulea

Tribe Vandeae
Subtribe Aeridinae
Scientific name Phalaenopsis pulcherrima (Lindley) J. J. Smith forma coerulea (Fowlie) Christenson
Synonyms Doritis pulcherrima Lindley forma caerulea (Fowlie) O. Gruss & Roeth; Doritis pulcherrima Lindley var. coerulea Fowlie
Distribution China, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Myanmar, India
Reference Phalaenopsis pulcherrima (J.J Smith 1933)
Phalaenopsis pulcherrima (Lindl.) J. J. Sm. forma alba (O. Gruss & Roeth) Christenson
Doritis pulcherrima Lindley 1832
Note Photo below is of an orchid which was cultivated by Hiroshima Botanical Garden and displayed as Doritis pulcherrima var. coerulea.

January 2008
at Hiroshima Botanical Garden
January 2008
at Hiroshima Botanical Garden