!Bogoria raciborskii J.J.Sm. 1905


Photos by Hadi Sunaryo and his The Orchids of Java Blogspot

Type Drawing

Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbarium Website

Part shade HotFall

Common Name or Meaning Raciborski's Bogoria [Polish Botanist 1900's]

Flower Size .3" [6.5 mm]

Found in Java and northern Borneo in dipterocarp/oak/chestnut hill forests at elevations of sealevel to 500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with a very short stem carrying a few, narrowly elliptic, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the fall on a thin, terete, 1.2 to 2" [3 to 5 cm] long extending to almost 4" [10 cm] long, successively several flowered inflorescence with 3 to 4, widely opening flowers open at any one time,


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Von Java J.J.Sm. 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J.J.Smith 1908 drawing fide; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915; Encylopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1965; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 22 1329 - 1392 Brieger 1989 drawing/photo fide; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo fide; The Plants of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Orchids Wood Beaman & Beaman 1993 photo fide; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Flora Malesiana Orchids of the Philippines Vol I Agoo, Shuiteman and de Vogel 2003; 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; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendrodeaea Pt 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014 drawing fide