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Orchid Species: Ascotainia siamensis

Kew currently accepted name is Ania penangiana

Ascotainia siamensis is an orchid species identified by Rolfe ex Downie in 1925. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Ania penangiana.
Ascotainia (Ascotainia.)
Rolfe ex Downie
ORIGIN: Found in India, Sikkim, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam in tropical semi-evergreen forests in shady locations with rocky substrates or in soils dampened by mists and splash along steep watercourses at elevations of 500 to 1113 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial herb with ovoid, grey-green pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, fleshy, slender petiolate, plicate, lanceolate to elliptic-lanceolate, acute leaf that blooms in the winter on an erect, basal, from an older pseudobulb, racemose, to 40 [1 m] long, laxly several to many [5 to 25] flowered inflorescence with fragrant flowers.

FLOWER SIZE: 1 3/4 inch [4 cm] -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Tainia Tai malayana 1932 J.J.Sm.
Add+ Ania Ani penangiana 1939 (Hook.f.) Summerh.
Add+ Ania Ani borneensis 1984 (Rolfe) Senghas in F.R.R.Schlechter
Add+ Ania Ani hookeriana 1939 (King & Pantl.) Tang & F.T.Wang ex Summerh.
Add+ Ascotainia Ascotainia borneensis 1914 Rolfe
Add+ Ascotainia Ascotainia hookeriana 1907 (King & Pantl.) Ridl.
Add+ Tainia Tai hookeriana 1895 King & Pantl.
Add+ Tainia Tai rolfei 1971 P.F.Hunt
Add+ Tainia Tai siamensis 1959 (Rolfe ex Downie) Seidenf. & Smitinand
Add+ Tainia Tai steenisii 1943 J.J.Sm.
Add+ Tainia Tai taiwaniana 1987 S.S.Ying
Add+ Ania Ani malayana 1984 (J.J.Sm.) Senghas in F.R.R.Schlechter
Add+ Ascotainia Ascotainia penangiana 1907 (Hook.f.) Ridl.
Add+ Tainia Tai penangiana 1890 Hook.f.
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