Ceratostylis micrantha Schltr. 1906

Plant and Flowers Photos by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Warm Cool Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Small Flowered Ceratostylis

Flower Size.08" [2 mm]

Found in New Caledonia at elevations of 700 to 1200 meters as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with clustered, terete, elongate stems carrying a single, terete, obtuse, channeled leaf that blooms in the fall on 1 to 2, sessile, single flowered inflorescnece


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977 drawing fide;