Cleisostoma tricornutum Aver. 2015SECTION Cleisostoma Seiden 1975

TYPE Drawing TYPE Photo by L.Averyanov et al/ TYPE Drawing by Nguyen Thein Tch, Averyanov and T Maisak and New Species in the genus Cleisostoma in the flora of Vietnam Website

Part sun HotCoolWinter and Again Summer

Common Name The Three Horned Lip Cleisostoma

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in northern Vietnam within primary and secondary broad leaved mixed and coniferous evergreen forests at elevations of 100 to 1600 meters as a miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with linear, unequally bilobed apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the winter and again in the summer on an erect to pendent, 5" [12.5 cm] long, successively few, several 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