Eria wildiana Rolfe ex Downie 1925 SECTION Conchidium Photo by Tripetch and The Swiss Treking Thai Website

Drawing Drawing by Seidenfaden

Full Shade Cool LATESpring EARLYSummer

Common Name or Meaning Wild's Eria

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Thailand at elevations of 1650 to 1800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with globose, ribbed pseudobulbs carrying 2, apical, soon deciduous, linear-lanceolate leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an erect, .8" [2 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence carrying white flowers.

Synonyms Conchidium wildianum (Rolfe ex Downie) Ormerod 2012; Dendrobium wildianum (Rolfe ex Downie) Tang & F.T.Wang 1951

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Contribution to a Revision of the Orchid Flora of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam Seidenfaden 1975; Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitnand 1960; Opera Botanica #62 Orchid Genera in Thailand X Seidenfaden 1982 drawing fide;