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Table 1 Common names used in the study area

From: Market trends and ethnobotany of orchids of Mount Cameroon

SN Scientific name Common name Distinguishing names
1 Papilionanthe teres × Papilionanthe hookeriana Vanda Miss Joaquim Leafless orchid
2 Arachnis hookeriana var. luteola × Arachnis flos-aeris var. gracilis Arachnis Maggie Oei yellow ribbon Long stem orchid yellow flower
3 Arachnis hookeriana var. luteola × Arachnis flos-aeris var. gracilis Arachnis Maggie Oei red ribbon Long stem orchid red flower
4 Bletilla striata Bletilla striata Orchid pink flower
5 Bletilla sp. Bletilla sp. Orchid purple flower