Pelatantheria woonchengii O'Byrne 2009

Another angle

Plant and flowers

Photos by Peter O'Byrne Copyright 2009,

Common Name The Teo Woon Chen's Pelatantheria [Malaysian Nurseryman Current]

Flower Size .4 to .55" " [1.1 to 1.4 cm]

Found in Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam without locational data as a medium sized, warm growing climbing epiphyte with frequently branching, slightly compressed stems carrying very stiff, leathery, channeled above, keeled below, elliptic, obtuse, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the spring and fall on an cylindro-conical, .2 to 1" [6 to 25 mm] long, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence and carrying diurnal, strongly vanilla scented flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Mal. Orc. Rev. 43: 96-105 2009; Lankesteriana Vol 18 [1]: 2018 drawing/photo fide;