Corybas neocaledonicus (Schltr.) Schltr. 1923

plant in situ New Caledonia

Dark Color Form and plant in situ New Caledonia Photos by Edouard Faria

Full shadeHot"Cool" Fall Winter

Common Name The New Caledonian Corybas

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Queensland Australia, New Caledonia and Vanuatu in low scrub or in dense forests in deep humus at elevations of 200 to 1250 meters as a very small, hot to cool growing terrestrial with a single, cordate, flush to the substrate, veined, round leaf that blooms in the fall and winter on an erect, short, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Corysanthes neocaledonica Schltr.1906

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977 drawing fide; Native Orchids of New Caledonia Societie Neo-Caledonienne d'Orchidophile 1995 photo fide;