Wild Orchids ‹‹ Go Back

There are 189 species of orchids that naturally occur in the country of which 55 are endemic.


  • Orchids of Sri Lanka, 2003 by Malik Fernando, Siril Wijesundara and Suranjan Fernando.
  • A Revised Handbook of the FLORA OF CEYLON Volume 11, 1981   Edited by M.D.Dassanayake & F.R.Fosberge.
  • Resource Inventory of Wilpattu National Park - Final Report By The World Conservation Union (IUCN) Sri Lanka, December 2006