Calanthe johorensis Holttum 1947 SUBGENUS Calanthe SECTION Styloglossum

Drawing by Seidenfaden

Common Name The Johor Calanthe [A state of Malaysia]

Flower Size

Found in Johor state of penninsular Malayasia at elevations around 400 meters as a large sized, hot growing terrestrial with petiolate base leaves that blooms on an erect, to 32" [80 cm] long, rachis to 12" [30 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence with deciduous, longer than the ovary floral bracts and carrying white flowers.

Synonyms Styloglossum johorense (Holttum) T.Yukawa & P.J.Cribb 2014

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Malaya Vol 1 Orchidaceae Holttum 1953 drawing fide; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 17 2016 as Styloglossum johorense ;