Flickingeria concolor Z.H.Tsi & S.C.Chen 1995 Drawing by Lin Tsan-Piao and Kuo Huang Ling-Lung and Flora Of China Website

Partial Shade Cool LATESpring

Common Name or Meaning The One Colored Flickingeria - In China Hong Tou Jin Shi Hu

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in south Yunnan province of China in montane forests on tree trunks at elevations around 1200 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with pendulous to ascending, golden yellow, often branching stems with golden yellow, narrowly fusiform, slightly compressed pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, narrowly elliptic-lanceolate, leathery, acute and slightly bilobed apically leaf that blooms in the late spring on a terminal, very short, single flowered inflorescence carrying a short lived flower


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 drawing fide