Ceratostylis capitata Zoll. & Moritzi 1844 Photo by Art Vogel

Part Shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Head-Shaped Ceratostylis

Flower Size

Found in Java as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with close set, terete, rather thin stems carrying a narrowly lanceolate, thick, fleshy, v-channeled below leaf that blooms on a few to many flowered head of pinkish flowers


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 ?; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo ok;