Coelogyne renae Gravend. & de Vogel 2002 SECTION Moniiformes

Another Flower Angle

Inflorescence Photos by Rogier Van Vugt and his Pbase Orchid Photo Website

Common Name Rena's Coelogyne [Indonesian - Rena George Female 1900's original collector]

Flower Size .75" [1.8 cm]

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lower montane forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with elongate ovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, oblong, acute leaf that blooms in the spring in cultivation on a successively single, peduncle wiry, rachis elongating, thickening towards the apex, successively few, to 8" [20 cm] long, 42 to 78 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 photo fide; Les Coelogynes E & J George 2011 photos good; A Guide to the Orchids of Kinabalu Wood 2013 photo fide