Bromheadia humilis Kruiz. & de Vogel 1997SECTION Aporodes

Inflorescence Photos by Peter O'Byrne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Small Bromheadia

Flower Size .56" [1.4 cm]

Found in Sabah Borneo in hill forests at elevations around 800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect, compressed stem enveloped completely by basally clasping leaf sheaths carrying 4 to 7, narrow, slightly curved leaves that blooms in the winter on a lateral, to 1" [2.5cm] long, successively 1, few flowered inflorescence.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Monographs Vol 8 Kruiz. & de Vogel 1997 drawing fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 8 2011; The Orchids of Mt Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Lun and Beaman drawing ok

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