A picture of a Coelia triptera

Coelia triptera

Coelia triptera

Coelia triptera - Flickr 003 by Elena Gaillard (CC BY 2.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

Coelia triptera Overview

Coelia triptera is a perennial orchid species in the orchid family, Orchidaceae. This plant is native to Central America, Mexico and the West Indies, it produces dainty white, trumpet-shaped flowers with pink tips and yellow centres. The flowers are strongly scented and appear in the autumn.

Special features of Coelia triptera

Attractive flowers