Acanthephippium mantinianum Lindl. & Cogn.

Robust terrestrial. Pseudobulbs cylindrical, to 25 cm long, broad below, purple. Leaves about 3, elliptic, to 30 cm long, to 13 cm wide, green, purplish below. Flowers 2-5, to 5 cm long; summer. Sepals and petals yellowish with red stripes. Labellum pale yellow to golden.


Source: Jeanes, J. (2005). Orchidaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Orchidaceae
genus        Acanthephippium Blume