This easy terrestrial orchid is native to China and Japan. It produces elegant, cattleya-like, white flowers in groups of three to seven on stems rising to 18 inches tall. The leaves are arching, broad and grass-like with an edge of creamy white variegation. Best in part shade in evenly moist, well-drained soil.
Asia - China and Japan
Grassy slopes in foothills. In sandy soils amongst grassy patches on cool mountain slopes. Margins of woods and thickets.