Coelogyne latiloba de Vogel 1992 SECTION Tomentosae Pfitzer

Drawing by de Vogel and The Natural History Museum Data Portal Website

Part shade Cool LATESummer EARLYFall

Common Name The Broad Lateral Lobe Coelogyne

Flower Size

Found in Borneo on Mt Kinabalu in lower montane forsts at elevations around 1600 to 1700 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short rhizome giving rise to close set, ovoid, shallowly grooved pseudobulbs carrying lanceolate, 3 to 5 main nerved, leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a heteranthous, peduncle sturdy, short, erect, 1" [2.5 cm] long, rachis suberect, zig-zag, .8 to 2.6" [2 to 6.5 cm] long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence with ovate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Monographs Vol 6 de Vogel 1992 drawing fide; Plants of Mt Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman & Beaman 1993; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo 1994; The Genus Coelogyne A Synopsis, D A Clayton 2002; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 1 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011; Les Coelogynes E & J George 2011 drawing ok