Thelasis bifolia Hook.f. 1890 SUBGENUS Thelasis

TYPE Drawing by Hooker's Icones Vol 22

Full Shade

Common Name The Two Leaved Thelasis

Flower Size

Found in Assam India in the Khasia hills with a subglobose pseudobulb carrying 2, apical, sessile, acute, elliptic, basally clasping leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, flexuous, several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones 22 1893 Hooker drawing fide; Indian Orchids, Guide to Identification and Culture vol 2 Pradhan 1979 drawing fide; Orchids of Bhtan Pearce & Cribb 2002;