Nutans

Roscoe. Shell-flower. Striking plant, reaching 10-12ft. With long, lanceolate glabrous long-veined lvs. : fls orchid-like, yellow with pink, sweet-scented, in a long. drooping, terminal, spike-like raceme. E. Ind. G.C.IlI. 19:301. I.H. 43:259. B.M. 1903. P.M. 13:125. R.H. 1861, 51.—Fine for foliage masses, and an old favorite.