Anoectochilus flavescens Blume 1825 Drawing by J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Cool Cold

Common Name The Yellow Anoectochilus

Flower Size .52" [1.3 cm]

Found in western Java in damp forests , cool to cold growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying 9, all along the stem, long-ovate, acute, asymetrical, green leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, to 3.2" [8 cm] long, peduncle 1.2" [3 cm], rachis, longer and hairy, 5 to 12 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Cystopus flavescens (Blume) Kuntze 1891; Odontochilus flavescens (Blume) Blume 1859

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java Comber 1990; Die Orchideen Von Java J.J. Smith 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren J.J. Smith 1908 drawing fide