Thrixspermum torajaense P.O'Byrne 1998 SECTION Thrixspermum

Close up Photos by Peter O'Byrne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Cool

Common Name The Tana Toraja Thrixspermum [a regency of Sulawesi]

Flower Size .56" [1.4 cm]

Found in Sulawesi at elevations around 1100 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte .


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 2 2008