Vrydagzynea albostriata Schltr. 1905 Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Hot Warm Spring Summer

Common Name The White Striped Vrydagzynea [refers to the leaves]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations of 100 to 600 meters as a hot to warm growing terrestrial that blooms in the spring and summer

Schlechter states that the rigid, reddish to green colored, erect stem carrying 2, dark green with a white median stripe leaves and narrow hairy flowers separate this from the others in the genus.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 Drawing fide;