Cleisostoma longioperculatum Z.H.Tsi 1995

Photo by Li Lin

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Common Name The Long Anther Cap Cleisostoma

Flower Size

Found in Yunnan province of Chinain mixed forests on tree trunks at elevations around 700 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a short, erect, unbranched stem carrying 4 to 5, subbasal, distichous, flat, linear to narrowly oblong, more or less "V" shaped, conduplicate, fleshy, subacute leaves that blooms in the late spring an a lateral, arching, racemose, laxly sevceral flowered inflorescence with ovate-triangular floral bracts.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;

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