Adenoncos elongata J J Sm. 1917

Plant and Flowers Photos by J B Comber and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Fragrance Full shade Cool Summer

Common Name The Elongate Adenoncos

Flower Size .33" [8.25 mm]

Found in southern Sumatra at elevations around 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with an elongate, basally branching, pendulous, leafy apically stem carrying spreading, linear, almost terete, channeled above, abruptly narrowing apically leaves that blooms in the summer on sometimes 2, very short, more or less sessile, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence carrying slightly fragrant flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001 photos fide