Calanthe mannii


Quick Characteristics:

Height: 10-20cm (3.9-7.9 inch)
Flower Colors: yellow, brown
Flower Season: late spring
Life form: rhizome
 

Calanthe mannii Hook. is a widespread species occurring in temperate areas from the Himalayas to Japan. It is in fact a Calanthe en miniature as everything about it is tiny - you can see the Anemone (Anemonoides) nemorosa in the background of the images by Martin Bohnet. For him, it survived about -7 °C in a mild but wet winter. From the tip emerging mid April it took only 2 weeks to flower, before the leaves were completely developed.

Calanthe mannii, Martin BohnetCalanthe mannii, Martin BohnetCalanthe mannii  Martin Bohnet


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