usually two per stem.
oblong to narrowly triangular, reflexed, toothed or lobed at the apex.
truncate or even bilobed.
Large spreading flowers with broad, flattened standards and falls.
rich cream, or white flushed with pale lavender, strongly veined with dotted lines of purple or cerise-pink.
long (avg. 1 ½) sometimes funnel-shaped at the top.
narrowly ovate, pedicels shortish.
large, very broad, slightly inflated, closed.
slightly flattened, covered with several short, overlapping, inflated bracts.
green above, grey-green below, somewhat glaucous; brilliant pink or red staining at base of leaves, and also on stems, bracts and spathes.