Thrixspermum indragiriense Schltr. 1907 SECTION Thrixspermum Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Hot

Common Name The Inderagiri Thrixspermum [An area of western Sumatra]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in southwestern Sumatra without elevational data but reporteed to being close to sea level as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with a slightly flattened stem carrying tough in texture, spreading, strap-shaped, shortly and obtusely bilobed, narrowing towards the base leaves that blooms on a spreading peduncle slightly flattened, few bracted, few flowered inflorescence with ovate, more or less obtuse, almost as long as the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2002 drawing fide;