Calanthe hennisii

Calanthe hennisii

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Arethuseae
SubTribe: Bletiinae
Genus: Calanthe
Species: Cal. hennisii
Binomial name
Calanthe hennisii
Loher 1909

Calanthe hennisii is a species of orchid from the genus Calanthe.


Plant blooms in the spring with up to eight 5 cm wide flowers.


Plant is found growing in Philippines at elevations of 500 to 1000 meters


Plants grows in warm temperatures with shade. When potting Calanthe plants, the pseudobulbs must be half buried into the potting media. Plants can be potted in 40% soil, 40% dry bark and 20% perlite or another humus rich soil mixture. Plants should be watered regularly.


Common Names: Hennis's Calanthe

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.