Malaxis concava Seidenf. 1970 SECTION Malaxis Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot

Common Name The Concave Malaxis [refers to the lip]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 m]

Found in southern Yunnan province of China and Thailand at elevations around 400 meters as a mini-miniature sized. hot growing terrestrial carrying purplish yellow flowers

Synonyms Crepidium concavum (Seidenf.) Szlach. 1995

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 nr 1 Orchids of Thailand VII Oberonia & Malaxis Seidenfaden 1978 drawing fide;

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