Saccolabiopsis rara (Schltr.) J.J.Sm. 1935Type Drawing by Schlechter

Partial shade Hot Winter

Common Name The Rare Saccolabiopsis

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea and the Solomon Islands on small trees alongside mountain creeks at elevations around 150 meters as a hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter.

Schlechter states that the flowers are yellow with a white lip.

Synonyms *Malleola rara Schltr. 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 Drawing fide;