Bromheadia pendek de Vogel 1997 SECTION Bromheadia

TYPE Drawing by deVogel

Common Name The Short Bromheadia

Flower Size

Found in Brunei Borneo in mixed Dipterocarp forests at elevations around 150 meters as a small sized, hot growing terrestrial with a somewhat flattened stem carrying 6, elliptic, bilobed apically, lobes equal to slightly unequal, apiculate, with a short mucro, narrowing below into the petiolate-like base leaves that blooms in the winter and spring on a terminal, to .4" [1 cm] long, with triangular in lateral outline, 1 nerved bracts, with an unknown amount of flowers inflorescence with pale yellowish cream tepals and a pale yellowish cream lip with the basal half tinged violet, a pale yellowish cream column and a creamy white anther, vicidium and stipe.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Monographs Vol 8 deVogel 1997 drawing fide; Orchids of Sarawak Beeman & Wood Beaman etal 2001;