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Family: ORCHIDACEAE 

 Coelogyne barbata
 
  
Author:  John Lindley ex. William Griffith 1848
Family:  Orchidaceae
Habitat:  Himalayas (North-Eastern India, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanamar, China)
Soil:  No, Epiphytic
Water:  Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  6 centimetres
Height:  30 (45) centimetres
Flower:  White/Maroon
Reproduction:  Seeds/Pseudobulbs
Pop names:  The Bearded Coelogyne
Synonyms:  Might now be: Pleione barbata,  Kuntze 1891
This member of the Orchidaceae family was given this name by William Griffith in 1848. It is found in the foothills of the Himalayas, growing mainly as an epiphyte with lots of water and some sun. The pseudobulbs can grow to six centimetres, the plant up to 30 centimetres. The flowers are white and maroon.