Bryobium queenslandicum (T.E.Hunt) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2002

Another View Photos courtesy of Daniel at Tree Fern Orchids.

Part Shade Hot Cool LATE Winter Spring

Common Name The Queensland Bryobium [a state of Australia] - In Australia The Dingy Urchin Orchid

Flower Size .13" [3 mm]

Found in Queensland Australia as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte or lithophyte on trees and rocks in rainforests at elevations of 500 to 1000 meters with crowded, fleshy, green pseudobullbs carrying 2, erect, dark green, thick, linear, gradually narrowing below into the conduplicate base leaves that blooms in the late winter and spring on an arching .8 to 1.6" [2 to 4 cm] long, 3 to 12 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Eria queenslandica T.E.Hunt 1947

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo fide

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