Coelogyne integra Schltr. 1911 SECTION Longifoliae TYPE Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Fragrant Part shade Cool Cold LATESpring EARLYSummer

Common Name The Entire Lip Coelogyne [refers to the lack of distinct side lobes of the lip]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in western Sumatra at elevations of 1200 to 2200 meters as a medium sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with a thick, creeping, branching rhizome giving rise to ovoid basally, 4 angled, glossy pseudobulbs carrying 2, erect-spreading, elliptic to ovate-elliptic, acuminate, leathery, narrowing below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms in the late spring through early fall on an initially synanthous, but becoming heteroanthous, peduncle slender, rachis arching, slightly zig-zag, elongating, successivvely few, many flowered inflorescence carrying fragant flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001 drawing fide; The Genus Coelogyne A Synopsis, D A Clayton 2002; Les Coelogynes E & J George 2011 photo fide;