Coelogyne alboaurantia Elis.George & J.-C.George 2010 SECTION Elatate

Side View of flower

Inflorescence TYPE Photos by E. & J.-C. George and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Common Name The White and Yellow Coelogyne [refers to the lip color]

Flower Size 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm]

Found in northern Thailand at unknown elevations as a warm to cool growing epiphyte with ovoid, longitudinally grooved pseudobulbs carrying 2, apical, lanceolate, acute, prominent median nerved, attenuate below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms in the later winter arising on a newly developing pseudobulb, peduncle to 4" [10 cm] long, rachis 3.2 to 4" [8 to 10 cm] long, simultaneously 7 to 10 flowered inflorescence with cadaceous floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Les Coelogynes E & J George 2011 photos fide;