Glomera macdonaldii (Schltr.) J.J.Sm. 1909

Plants and Flowers in situ New Caledonia Photos by Ben Caledonia and his The Flick river Orchid Photo Website

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Common Name or Meaning Macdonald's Glomera

Flower Size

Found in New Caledonia on mossy trees in rainforest at elevations of 800 to 1400 meters as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with numerous branching, slender stems carrying several small narrow leaves that blooms in the late spring, summer, fall on a terminal, short, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Aporum montis-movi (Kraenzl.) Rauschert 1983;Dendrobium montis-movi Kraenzl. 1929; Dendrobium mouanum Guillaumin 1950; *Glossorhyncha macdonaldii Schltr. 1906

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of New Caledonia Societe Neo Caledonnienne d'orchidophile 1995 photo good;

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