Pomatocalpa grande Seidenf. 1992

Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Partial shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Giant Pomatocalpa

Flower Size .6 [1 cm]

Found in Vietnam as a giant sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with an elongate stem carrying oblong, unequally bilobed apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms on an opposite the leaf, 6 [15 cm] long, few branched, laxly several to many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001;