Liparis fargesii Finet 1908 SECTION Coriifolia Rchb.f Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade HotCool EARLYFall

Common Name Farges' Liparis [English Missionary and Plant Collector Late 1800's 1900's] - In China Xiao Yang Er Suan

Flower Size

Found in southern China on trees or rocks in shady montane areas at elevations around 300 to 1700 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte or lithophyte with prostrate, subcylindrical pseudobulbs with new pseudobulbs arising from near the apex of the previous pseudobulb carrying a single, membraneous, elliptic to oblong, rounded to obtuse, narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the early fall on a compressed, cylindric, 1.2 to 2.4" [3 to 6 cm] long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence with narrowly lanceolate floral bracts.

Synonyms Stichorkis fargesii ( Finet ) Marg. , Szlach. & Ku?ak 2008

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Bot Arkiv Bind 31 Nr 1 Liparis Seidenfaden 1976 drawing fide; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 drawing fide