Subfamily:
  Epidendroideae
Tribe:
  Vandeae
Subtribe:
  Aeridinae
Genus: Papilionanthe:
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  • China South-Central, China, Asia Temperate
  • Taiwan, Asia Temperate
  • Assam, Asia Tropical
  • Bangladesh, Asia Tropical
  • East Himalaya, Asia Tropical
  • India, Asia Tropical
  • Nepal, Asia Tropical
  • Andaman Is., Asia Tropical
  • Laos, Asia Tropical
  • Myanmar, Asia Tropical
  • Thailand, Asia Tropical
  • Vietnam, Asia Tropical
  • Fiji, Pacific
  • Caroline Is., Pacific
  • Cuba, Southern America
This species is widely distributed and highly variable in form. Yet all forms have leaves readily identifiable by their blunt tips and flowers noted for their split ‘fish-tail’ lips. [Emrys Chew 2017-10-14]
Papilionanthe teres 'Andersonii', a truly historic cultivar now genetically determined by DNA sequence analysis to be the actual seed parent of Ple. Miss Joaquim 'Agnes', Singapore's national flower." (Emrys Chew)
Common Name: เอื้องโมก, เอื้องโมกกุหลาบ, เอื้องฝักโมก, เอื้องโมกข์เผือก, เอื้องเทียน, พึง bloom_month: April May
  • Dendrobium teres Roxb. (1832)
  • Papilionanthe teres f. candida (Rchb.f.) Christenson (1994)
  • Vanda teres (Roxb.) Lindl. (1833)
  • Vanda teres var. candida Rchb.f. (1875)
Papilisia Jia Ho Blue Angel Papilionanthe teres × Luisia cordata (syn)
Papilisia Terejava * Papilionanthe teres × Luisia javanica
Papilisia × taiwaniana * Papilionanthe teres × Luisia megasepala
Papilisia Jumbo Teres Papilionanthe teres × Luisia teres
Papilisia Doctor Tjinyoe Tan Papilionanthe teres × Luisia tristis
Papilionanda Gloriana Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanda Rosalia
Papilionanda Mem. Percy Van-den-Driesen Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanda T.M.A.
Papilionanthe teres-Amy * Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe Amy
Papilionanthe Poepoe * Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe Cooperi
Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim * Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe hookeriana
Papilionanthe Noreen Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe New Dawn
Papilionanthe Mandai Gardens * Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe tricuspidata
Papilaenopsis Mem. Clarence Burkhalter Papilionanthe teres × Phalaenopsis pulcherrima
Rhynchanthe Kauhana * Papilionanthe teres × Rhynchostylis gigantea
Rhynchanthe × bernardii Papilionanthe teres × Rhynchostylis retusa
Rhynchanthe Bernardii Papilionanthe teres × Rhynchostylis retusa
Seidenanthe Mem. Steven Kami Papilionanthe teres × Seidenfadenia mitrata
Taproanthe Rosaline Zee Papilionanthe teres × Taproanthe Cobber Kain
Papilionanda Pavitta Pink Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Bangyikhan Blue
Papilionanda Panid Papilionanthe teres × Vanda brunnea
Papilionanda Teresoniana * Papilionanthe teres × Vanda denisoniana
Papilionanda Blue Cloud Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Frankensteiniana
Papilionanda Penguin Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Laksi
Papilionanda Mimi Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Mabelmae Kamahele
Papilionanda Robert Corbett * Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Meda Arnold
Papilionanda Ah Kwai Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Mem. Choo Laikeun
Papilionanda Mauna Kea Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Mem. G. Tanaka
Papilionanda Dinabandhu Papilionanthe teres × Vanda motesiana
Papilionanda Memory Hazel Southwood Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Pornchai
Papilionanda Emma van Deventer * Papilionanthe teres × Vanda tricolor
Papilionanda Bradley Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Tropicana
Papilionanda Melanie Coronado * Papilionanthe teres × Vanda Varavuth
Papilionanda Mem. Anri Bracker Papilionanthe teres × Vanda vietnamica
Aeridachnanthe Ratna Aeridachnis Bogor × Papilionanthe teres
Papiliodes Rainbow Valley Aerides crassifolia × Papilionanthe teres
Papiliodes Moana Aerides lawrenceae × Papilionanthe teres
Papiliodes Thanes Aerides odorata × Papilionanthe teres
Papilachnis Louisa Arachnis hookeriana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilachnis Dorothy Smith * Arachnis Ishbel × Papilionanthe teres
Papilachnis Thanes Noi Arachnis Maggie Oei × Papilionanthe teres
Papilandachnis Nalini Menon Aranda Lucy Laycock × Papilionanthe teres
Holcanthe Ballet Girl Holcoglossum kimballianum × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Impact * Papilionanda Happy Su-Siong × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Grezaffi's Tammy Papilionanda Joselyn × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Melida Demorizi * Papilionanda Leonard Reilly × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Johnson Lam Papilionanda Nora Potter × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Candy Stripe Papilionanda Ruby × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Ioc * Papilionanda Singa Ruby × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Seletar Crimson Sunbird * Papilionanthe Adina × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Early Bird Papilionanthe Eric Hayes × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Mandai Gardens-teres * Papilionanthe Mandai Gardens × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Miss van Deun * Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Snowdon * Papilionanthe Miss van Deun × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Dickie Yawata Papilionanthe Mundyi × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Dewi Sri * Papilionanthe Poepoe × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanthe Mundyi * Papilionanthe vandarum × Papilionanthe teres
Paraphalanthe Superba Paraphalaenopsis denevei × Papilionanthe teres
Paraphalanthe Jumbo Labuken * Paraphalaenopsis labukensis × Papilionanthe teres
Paraphalanthe Mecca's Candy * Paraphalaenopsis laycockii × Papilionanthe teres
Paraphalanthe Serpentinda Paraphalaenopsis serpentilingua × Papilionanthe teres
Papilaenopsis Crestwood Rosé Phalaenopsis hygrochila × Papilionanthe teres
Papilaenopsis TH Goldfish Phalaenopsis philippinensis × Papilionanthe teres
Papilanthera Meteore Renanthera imschootiana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilanthera Morgenrood Renanthera storiei × Papilionanthe teres
Papilaenostylis Charmy Teres Rhynchonopsis Dragon Charmy × Papilionanthe teres
Rhynchanthe Chattalada Rhynchostylis coelestis × Papilionanthe teres
Tapropapilanthera May Moir Tapranthera Gold Nugget × Papilionanthe teres
Taproanthe Henriette Taprobanea spathulata × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Betty Wright Vanda Burgeffii × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Joan Waddell Vanda Caroline Lee × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Kimisan Vanda Clara Shipman Fisher × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Robina * Vanda coerulea × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Hetty Henderson * Vanda coerulescens × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Mousie Vanda concolor × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Amelia Noa Vanda dearei × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Tjenderawasih Vanda Eisenhower × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Judith Choo Vanda Ellen Noa × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Pink Fairy * Vanda falcata × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Takumi Kono Vanda Faye × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Thomas Felipe Camacho Vanda Flammerolle × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Mataram Vanda foetida × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Marguerite Doe Ravenscroft Vanda Frank Scudder × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Gwendolyn Vanda Gertrude Miyamoto × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Ile de France Vanda Gilbert Triboulet × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Pastel Vanda Herziana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Khaw Yeong Hong Vanda Honolulu × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Josephine van Brero * Vanda insignis × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Si Petite Vanda Janet Tagawa × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Bangkrabue * Vanda lilacina × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Maude Head Vanda luzonica × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Pink Cloud Vanda Manila × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Songbird Vanda Melody × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Gelora Bandung * Vanda Mem. Fumiko Omoto × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Elizabeth Tanaka Vanda Mem. T. Iwasaki × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda merrillii-teres * Vanda merrillii × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Masuno Gold Vanda Ohbaku × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Emogene Kono Vanda Onomea × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Peacock Flower Vanda Ophelia × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Mem. Salib Oeij Vanda Oscar M. Kirsch × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Punchbowl Vanda Rothschildiana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Maurice Restrepo * Vanda sanderiana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Mariam Parnata Vanda Soo Hor Weng × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Marguerite Maron * Vanda suavis (syn) × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Flava Vanda suavissima × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Madame Dubarry Vanda sumatrana × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Ibu Fatmawati Vanda Tatzeri × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Louise de Waldner Vanda Waikiki × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Wanares Vanda Wanajutha × Papilionanthe teres
Papilionanda Happy Su-Siong Vanda Yip Sum Wah × Papilionanthe teres
Vanchoanthe Lanna Rosy Vandachostylis Pine Rivers × Papilionanthe teres
Papopsis Misty Morn Vandopsis gigantea × Papilionanthe teres
Papopsis Hilo Vandopsis lissochiloides × Papilionanthe teres
Francisco J Mari Lassalle
Ple. teres var. andersonii
Jorge Li
Ple. teres
Bernard Cheong
Ple. teres var. andersonii 'Holttum' AM/OSSEA
Shawn Chen
Ple. teres var. andersonii 'Holttum' AM/OSSEA
David Lim
Ple. teres var. andersonii 'Holttum' AM/OSSEA
Waribam Amarjeet
Ple. teres var. alba
Marei Karge Liphard
Ple. teres
Neo Tuanhong
Ple. teres
CW Lim
Ple. teres var. andersonii 'Holttum' AM/OSSEA
Emrys Chew
Ple. teres seminal variations
Paul Chong
Ple. teres
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