Trichoglottis winkleri J.J.Sm. 1912

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

Another Flower

Photo by David Kuehn

FragrantPart sun hot Warm Winter

Common Name Winkler's Trichoglottis [German Botanist 1900's]

Flower Size .6" [1.6 cm]

Found in penninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Java and Sumatra in lowland and hill forests at elevations up 200 to 1100 meters as a medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a pendant stem carrying linear-lanceolate, acute, unequally bilobed apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms mostly in the winter on 1 to 3, short, single flowered inflorescence carrying slightly fragrant flowers

Synonyms Trichoglottis winkleri var. minor J.J.Sm.1918

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Of Malaysia Vol 1 Holttum 1953; The Orchids of Java Comber 1990; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Beaman, Wood, Beaman & Beaman 1993 photo fide; Orchids of Borneo Vol 1 Chan, Lamb, Shim & Wood 1994 drawing/photo fide; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994 as T winkleri var. minor; Orchids of Sumatra Comber 2001 photo fide; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood & Beaman etal 2001 photo fide; Malesian Orchid Review Vol 1 2008 photo fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 4 2009; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 drawing/photo fide; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011 photo fide