Eria thwaitesii Trimen 1885

Plant and Flowers Photo by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full Shade Spring

Common Name or Meaning Thwaites' Eria [English Botanist and plant Collector late 1800's]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sri Lanka as an epiphyte that blooms in the spring .

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution!!

Synonyms Eria velutina Thwaites 1861; Pinalia thwaitesii (Trimen) Kuntze 1891

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;