Smithsonia straminea C.J.Saldanha 1974 Photo by Prejith Sampath and his Sahyadrais Blogspot

Common Name The Straw Colored Smithsonia

Flower Size

Found in southern India as a miniature sized epiphyte that blooms on a from beneath the leaves short, few flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Loxoma straminea (C.J.Saldanha) Pradhan 1979

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 19/20 1129 - 1264 Brieger 1988; The Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing good