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Vanilla planifolia B.D. Jackson

Common name

English: Flat-leaved Vanilla

German: Echte Vanille

Portuguese: Baunilha


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Liliopsida (345)

      Order: Orchidales (24)

        Family: Orchidaceae (24) (family description)

          Genus: Vanilla (1)

           Epithet: planifolia B.D. Jackson (1)

Synonym: Epidendrum rubrum Lam.

planifolia => having flat, horizontal leaves

rubrum => red in a general sense


Climate: tropical

Flower colour: yellow

External links

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