Epipactis thunbergii

Epipactis thunbergii
Photograph by Frederick Green

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Neottieae
SubTribe: Limodorinae
Genus: Epipactis
Species: Epcts. thunbergii
Binomial name
Epipactis thunbergii
A.Gray 1856

Epipactis thunbergii is a cool growing terrestrial orchid from the genus Epipactis.


The plant blooms from late spring to summer with up to many flowers.


Plant is found in the pine forest of S. Russian Far East to Korea, China and Japan


Plant prefers areas with moderate to bright light and cool temperatures. Grow plants in a well drain mix of soil, perlite, and sand. Keep the medium constantly moist but not soaking wet and do not let it dry out.


Common Names: Thunberg's Epipactis


  1. Epipactis gigantea var. manshurica Maxim. ex Kom. 1901
  2. Epipactis thunbergii var. manshurica (Maxim. ex Kom.) T. Tang & F.T. Wang 1951

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