Megastylis rara (Schltr.) Schltr. 1911

Inflorescence Photos by Edouard Faria and The Stanhopea Passion Website

Common Name The Rare Megastylis

Flower Size

Found in southern New Caledonia at elevations of 150 to 1300 meters as a medium sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial that can bloom at most any time of the year

Synonyms *Lyperanthus rarus Schltr. 1906

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of New Caledonia Societe Neo-Caledonnienne d'Orchidophilie 1995 photo hmm;