Corycium carnosum dt

Corycium carnosum dt

Observation - Corycium carnosum dt - Southern Africa. Description: Slender to fairly robust tuberous geophyte to 55 cm, turning black on drying. Leaves narrowly lanceolate. Flowers many in a dense raceme, c. 18 7 mm, sepals green, petals pink and lip whitish pink, lateral sepals free, lip with 2 broad diverging lobes

Slender to fairly robust tuberous geophyte to 55 cm, turning black on drying. Leaves narrowly lanceolate. Flowers many in a dense raceme, c. 18 7 mm, sepals green, petals pink and lip whitish pink, lateral sepals free, lip with 2 broad diverging lobes, appendage a beaked hood over gynostemium.