Ceratostylis humilis J.J.Sm. 1908 SECTION Eu-Cratostylis Photo by Roy & Margaret Mackay

Common Name The Low Growing Ceratostylis

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in rainforests at elevations above 1300 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with short, creeping rhizome giving rise to single noded pseudobulbs carrying semi-terete, dark green leaves that blooms on short, single flowered inflorescence with dark red brown, clasping bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Papua New Guinea Millar 1999 photo fide;