!Saccolabiopsis bakhuizenii J.J. Sm. 1918


Plant Photos courtesy of Rudi Hromniak and his and his Orchid Webpage

Part shade HotWarm

Common Name Bakhuizen's Saccolabiopsis

Flower Size .15" [3mm]

Found in Java and Sumatra at elevations around 400 to 800 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing monopodial epiphyte with a short stem carrying several strap shaped leaves held in a fan-shape and blooms on a pendant, 2" [5 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence holding the small flowers towards the apex.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965; Die Orchideen lieferung 19/20 Schlechter/Brieger 1988; Orchids of Java Comber 1990; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001