Orchidaceae – Orchid Family

Plants in the worldwide, but especially tropical Orchid Family (Orchidaceae) are annual (rarely) and perennial herbs and vines with alternate, simple, linear to rounded leaves, flowers with 6 tepals (3 petals and 3 petal-like sepals) and an inferior ovary, and fruit in the form of a many-seeded capsule.

Listed below are some of the Hawaiian plants in this family.