ORIGIN: Found in Kalimantan and Sabah, Borneo in hill, wet keranga and lower montane forest at elevations of 300 to 1700 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Medium sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with shiny yellow, stout, suberect, slender base cane-like stems almost completely enveloped by distichous, imbricate leaf sheaths and carrying many distichous, imbricate, equitant, coriaceous, dark olive green, scapelliform, ensiform, pointed, falcately incurved, suberect leaves that diminish gradually towards the apex and blooms in the spring and fall on very short, successively single flowered inflorescence arising from the near the base of the leaf and held right there.
FLOWER SIZE: 0.4 to 0.6 inches [1 to 1.5 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Growing with Orchids: 71 Articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG
Author is Sys Admin, posted 3 months ago
The International Orchid Foundation is happy to announce the publishing of 71 articles written by Ken Slump, long time orchid grower and judge. The content contains a weath of information, especia...
Author is Ken Slump, posted 3 months ago
Suggestions for Choosing Plants Requiring Minimal Care
THIS SEEMS LIKE AN IDEAL TOPIC for an article. Many of us want to enjoy orchid flowers with a minimum of fuss and I have found that most ...
Beginners Start Here
Author is Ken Slump, posted 6 months ago
A 12-Step Plan for Becoming a Successful Orchid Grower
IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE ORCHID hobby and perhaps feel you are not enjoying the success with your plants that you had hoped for, read throug...
Author is Roy Tokunaga, posted 7 months ago
Flower Boosters Florida 2018
by Roy Tokunaga Email: [email protected]
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