Pelatantheria eakroensis Haager 1993 Photo by J R Haagar

Part shade Warm LATEFall EARLYWinter

Common Name The Ea Kroe River Pelatantheria

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Dak Lak province of southern Vietnam at elevations of 500 to 600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect, unbranching stem carrying firm, succulent, oblong-lingulate, irregularily to regularily bilobulate apically, flat to v-shaped leaves that blooms in the late fall and early winter on an axillary, .8" [2 cm] long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence carrying semi-closed flowers with only 2 pollina instead of the normal 2 pairs.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Digest Vol 57 No 1 Haagar 1993 photo fide;