Ceratostylis scirpoides Schltr. 1905 SECTION Ceratostylis Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Warm Fall Winter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Reed-Like Ceratostylis

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 900 to 1000 meters as a warm growing epiphyte with flattened out above, narrowly linear below leaves that blooms in the fall, winter and early spring and carries flowers with a long spur whih is formed by the lateral sepals


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 Drawing fide