!Jejewoodia jiewhoei (J.J.Wood & Shim) Szlach. 1995

Plant and Flower Photos by L. Chan and The Rimba Ilmu Website

Common Name or Meaning Tan Jiew Hoe's Jejewoodia [Singaporean Orchid Enthusiast and Conservationst current]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sabah Borneo in lower montane forests on small branches and twigs of saplings at elevations of 900 to 1800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a simple stem carrying many, distichous, ensiform, acute, flattened, hard, fleshy leaves that blooms in the spring summer and fall on an axillary, lateral, short, single flowered inflorescence subtended by 2, brownish, ovate bracts.

Synonyms *Ceratochilus jiewhoei J.J.Wood & Shim in C.L.Chan. & al. 1994

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *The Orchdis of Borneo Vol 1 Wood, Shim, Chan etal 1994 photo/drawing fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 1 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 photo/drawing fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae Part 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014 drawing fide

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