Delicate Violet Orchid (Ionopsis utricularioides)


Ionopsis Utricularioides, or more commonly know as Delicate Violet Orchid, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Ionopsis. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Ionopsis Utricularioides or Delicate Violet Orchid's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the state of Florida.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Ionopsis
  • Family: Orchidaceae
  • Order: Orchidales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N) VI (N)
  • State T/E Status: FL (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: FL (delicate ionopsis orchid)