Vanilla planifolia Andrews

, Bot. Repos. 8: t. 538 (1808).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Botanists' Repository, for New, and Rare Plants
8: t. 538
Date of Publication
Nov 1808
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

West Indies
Bibliographic Type Information
Published illustration
Chosen By
Garay & H.R.Sweet Fl. Lesser Antilles [R.A. Howard] Orchidaceae: 44. 1974
Type Published in
Published illustration
Type Specimen Note
Lectotype: t. 538
Type Remarks
Introduced into England by the Marquis of Blandford and flowered in the collection of the Rt. Hon. Charles Greville. No herbarium specimen was preserved.


Basionym of
Vanilla aromatica var. planifolia (Andrews) F.Buyss., L'Orchidophile; Traité Théor. & Prat. 513 (1878).
Nomenclatural link
Notylia planifolia (Andrews) Conz.
Same citation as
Vanilla planifolia Andrews, Bot. Repos. t. 538.