Jejewoodia jongirii J.J.Wood & A.L.Lamb 2010 Photo by Gary Yong Gee and his Orchid Photo Website

Full Shade Cool LATESummer EARLY Fall

Common Name Jongir's Jejewoodia [Bornean Orchid Enthusiast and Co-Collector of species current]

Flower Size .28" [7mm]

Found in Sabah Borneo at elevations of 1300 to 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a monopodial, pendent, simple, 2 per plant, leafy stems carrying distichous, slightly obliquely triangular-ovate to triangular ensiform, acute, laterally compressed, thick, succulent, dark grey green leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a lateral, axillary, at the distal end, very short, single flowered inflorescence with 3, one bract ovate, obtuse, slightly carinate, the other two linear, much narrower floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 5 Wood 2010 drawing/photo fide; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae Part 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014