Luisia recurva Seidenf. 1971

Another Angle

frma lutea Photos by Gary Yong Gee and his Orchid Website

Another Flower Photo by Dale and Deni Borders.


Common Name The Bent-Petal Luisia

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

This miniature sized, monopodial epiphyte is a cool growing epiphyte from Thailand and the Andaman Islands at elevations of 1000 to 14000 meters.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Opera Botanica #95 Seidenfaden 1988 drawing fide; Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007