Ceratostylis siamensis Rolfe ex Downie 1925 Photo by Hasachai B and his Bloggang Orchid Photo Website

deep Shade Cool summer

Common Name The Thailand Ceratostylis

Flower Size .2" [5mm]

Found in Thailand, Laos and Vietnam at elevations around 1560 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the summer with a single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Ceratostylis pygmaea Evrard ex Gagnep. 1932; Eria banaensis Gagnep. 1930;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitnand 1960; Botanisk Tidsskrift Bild 70 Hft 1 Contributions to the flora of Thailand VI Seidenfaden 1975; Contribution to a Revision of the Orchid Flora of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam Seidenfaden 1975 as Eria banaensis; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo good;