Vrydagzynea tristriata Ridl. 1896 Photos by Tripetch P.


Another Angle

Another Angle Photos in situ by Michael Lo

Deep Shade Hot Warm LATE Summer EARLY Fall

Common Name The Three Striped Vrydagzynea

Flower Size

Found in Thailand, Malaysia and Borneo in tropical lowland rainforests on limestone and in riverine secondary forests at elevations around 300 to 800 meters as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a dark purplish red, erect stem carrying a few, 1 to 3 pale longitudinal striped, ovate, acute leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a 1" [2.5 cm] long, dense, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Orchid Genera in Thailand Vol VI Neottiodeae Seidenfaden 1978 drawing ok; The Orchids of Penninsular Mayasia and Singapore Seidenfaden & wood 1992 drawing ok; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood 2001 photo fide plant only; Flora Of Thailand Orchidaceae Vol 12 Part 1 Pedersen, Kurzweil, Suddee & Cribb 2011 drawing ok