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Genus: Coelogyne

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Orchidaceae

Five species cultivated.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Coelogyne beccarii

Native to New Guinea.

 

Coelogyne cristata

Native to the eastern Himalayas.

 

Coelogyne dayana

Native to Indomalesia.

 

Coelogyne fimbriata

[= Coelogyne fuliginosa]

Native to Indomalesia.

 

Coelogyne massangeana

Native from Thailand to Java.

 
 

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