Trisetella klingeri Luer 2007 SECTION Trisetella SUBSECTION Calvicaulis Luer 1989 Photo by Ron and his Orchid Blogs

Plant and Flowers Photo by Patty Drake

Another Photo Photo by John Klinger

Deep ShadeWinter SpringSummerFall

Common Name Klinger's Trisetella [American Orchid Enthusiast and cultivator of species current]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Ecuador without collection data with erect ramicauls enveloped by 2 to 3 thin tubular sheaths and carrying a single, apical, erect, thickly coriaceous, narrowly linear, acute, narrowing below into the ramicaul that blooms at most any time of the year on a slender, erect, nearly smooth, 2.4 to 3" [6 to 7.5 cm] long, successively few, single flowered inflorescence arising from low on the ramicaul and a bract near the base.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Icones Pleurothallidinarum Vol 29 Luer 2007 drawing ok