Sirhookera lanceolata (Wight) Kuntze 1891 Photo and courtesy of Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria

Part Shade WinterSpringSummer Fall

Common Name The Lanceolate Sirhookera

Flower Size

Found in Sri Lanka as an epiphyte that blooms at most any time of the year

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so use with caution

Synonyms Josephia lanceolata Wight 1851; Polystachya ramosa Gardner ex Thwaites 1861

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing ok;

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