Vrydagzynea lancifolia Ridl. 1896

Plant and Flowers Photos by Art Vogel

Full shadeWarm to Hot

Common Name The Lance Leafed Vrydagzynea

Flower Size

Found in Thailand, Malaysia, and Borneo in lowland forests in leaf litter at elevations of 500 to 600 meters as a small sized hot to warm growing terrestrial with several, widest near the base, narrowed eveny to the tip, abruptly narrowing below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, .4" [1 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence with floral bracts that are longer than the ovaries.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Orchid Genera in Thailand Vol VI Neottiodeae Seidenfaden 1978 drawing ok; The Orchids of Pennisular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing ok; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Wild Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Ong, O'Byrne, Yong & Saw 2011 photo fide; Flora Of Thailand Orchidaceae Vol 12 Part 1 Pedersen, Kurzweil, Suddee & Cribb 2011 drawing ok