TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS by NARESH SWAMI
Cymbidium lancifolium Hook. – A species with beautifully colored flowers -its sepals are pale yellowish-green with tinges of purple, petals pale yellowish with a broad purple mid vein, the peduncle deep purple. The author during his work was able to discover a variety with pale green peduncle and rachis from the state of Arunachal Pradesh during his study. The book, TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS, presents the species in bloom, with its characteristics and habitat described in great detail and dimension.