Cleisocentron klossii (Ridl.) Garay 1972

Plant and Flowers Photos by Karel & Alex Petrzelka and the Vietnam Orchid Website

Part shade Cool MID Winter

Common Name Kloss' Cleisostoma

Flower Size

Found in Thailand, Vietnam at elevations of 1800 to 2000 meters as a cool growing epiphyte with an erect, branching stem carrying towards the apex, strap-shaped, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the mid winter on several, from the nodes of the leaf axils, short, densely several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Cleisostoma langbianense Guillaumin 1959; *Saccolabium klossii Ridl. 1921

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 22 1329 - 1392 Brieger 1989 drawing fide; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994;