Subfamily:
  Orchidoideae
Tribe:
  Diseae
Subtribe:
  Disinae
Genus: Disa:
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  • Zimbabwe, South Tropical Africa, Africa
  • Cape Provinces, Africa
  • Lesotho, Africa
  • KwaZulu-Natal, Africa
  • Northern Provinces, Africa
Disa cornuta aka Golden Orchid or Inkspot Disa - inflorescence is dense and the flowers are described as downward facing, making for tricky photographs.
Love the dark eye and the purple tinge. Apparently one of very few orchids that occur in both winter and summer rainfall areas...
Jenny Parsons
  • Disa macrantha Sw. (1800)
  • Orchis cornuta L. (1760)
  • Satyrium cornutum illeg (L.) Thunb. (1794)
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