Coelogyne fuerstenbergiana Schltr. 1914 SECTION Longifoliae Photo by Dalton Holland Baptista

TYPE Drawing Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz herbaria Website

Common Name Fuerstenburg's Coelogyne [German Orchid Enthusiast late 1800's early 1900's]

Flower Size 3.6" [9 cm]

Found in Sumatra on a stout woody rhizome with at intervals, erect, ovoid, smooth, 4 angled pseudobulbs enveloped basally by sheaths in youth and carrying 2, erect, lanceolate, acute, plicate, 7 to 9 nerved, gradually narrowing below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms in the fall on an erect, short, synanthous, arising with partially to entirely developed leaves, successively few flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001 drawing hmm; The Genus Coelogyne A Synopsis Clayton 2002 photo fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 1 Wood, Beaman, Lamb & Lun 2011 photo hmm; Les Coelogynes E & J George 2011 photo fide;