Disa linderiana Bytebier & E.G.H.Oliv. 2007 SECTION Disella Photo by B. Bytebier and The Swiss Orchid Foundation a tthe Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Sun Cold LATE Winter EARLY Spring

Common Name or Meaning Linder's Disa [Swiss Botanist current]

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in western Cape Province at elevations of 1550 to 2000 meters as a mini-miniature to miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with 7 to 10, lanceolate to linear-lanceolate, grading above into the bracts leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a short, dense, 2 to 2.4" [5 to 6cm] long, 20 to 25 flowered inflorescence with glabrous, gree to green infused with beet red to beet red floral bracts that are longer than the flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Cape Orchids Vol 2 Liltved & Johnson 2012 photos fide;