Eria biglandulosa J.J.Sm. 1914 SECTION Hymenaria

Plant and Flowers

Photos by Azhar bin Ismail

Full Shade Hot Warm Spring Summer

Common Name or Meaning The Two Glands Eria

Flower Size

Found in Kalimantan Borneo in city parks on branches of mature trees at elevations of 10 to 1000 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with large ovoid pseudobulbs with red brown sheaths carrying 4 to 5 apical, large leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on several, pubescent, longer than the leaves, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 1 O'Byrne 2001 photo fide; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman etal & Wood 2001; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 18 2016 as Pinalia biglandulosa drawing/photo fide;