Malaxis kobi (J.J.Sm.) J.B.Comber 1990 SECTION Crepidium

Another Flower Color Photos by J B Comber and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm Cold Summer

Common Name Kob's Malaxis

Flower Size

Found in Java in primary forests on ridges or in montane scrub at elevations of 900 to 2100 meters as a small to medium sized, warm to cold growing terrestrial with 3 to 6, broadly lanceolate, acute, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, terminal, peduncle to 1.6" [4 cm] long, to 12" [30 cm] long overall, many flowereds inflorescence.

Synonyms Crepidium kobi (J.J.Sm.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 1996; Fingardia kobi (J.J.Sm.) Szlach. 1995; *Microstylis kobi J.J.Sm. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchids of Java J B Comber 1990 photo fide