Ceratostylis piepersii J.J.Sm. 1912

Plant and Flowers Photos by Shiva Ramli and The Wild Orchids Of Sumatra Website

Full shade Warm Cool

Common Name or Meaning Pieper's Ceratostylis

Flower Size.1" [2.5 mm]

Found in western Sumatra at elevations around 1100 meters as a small to just medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with erect, tufted, terete, green, fleshy stems carrying a single, apical, erect, subulate, acute, fleshy leaf that blooms on .12" [3 mm] long, single flowered, successively many in a head inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;