Cleisostoma lecongkietii Tich & Aver. 2015 SECTION Pterogyne Aver. 2015 TYPE Drawing by Nguyen Thein Tich, Averyanov and T Maisak and The Vietnam Plant Data Center Website

Part shade WarmWinterSpring

Common Name Le Cong Kiet's Cleisostoma [Vietnamese Botanist Current]

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Vietnam within broad leaved forests at elevations of 600 to 800 meters as a warm growing epiphyte with linear, unequally bilobed apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the later winter and early spring on a pendent, 10" [25 cm] long, successively several, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Taiwania 60(3):107-116, 2015 - New species of the genus Cleisostoma in the flora of Vietnam Averyanov, Tich and Canh