Glomera dischorensis (Schltr.) J.J.Sm. 1912 SECTION Uniflorae Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Cool LATE Fall EARLYWinter

Common Name The Dischore Range Glomera

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in montane forests at elevations around 1300 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with a very short rhizome giving rise to sometimes branching, thin, densely leafy stems carrying erect-patent, glabrous, linear to linear-ligulate, unequally and obtusely bilobed apically, narrowing below into the subpetiolate base leaves that blooms in the late fall and early winter on a terminal, single flowered inflorescence.

Schlechter states that the flowers are snow white and densely gray spotted on the apex of the lip and the anther is pale brown on the front.

Synonyms *Glossorhyncha dischorensis Schltr. 1912

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 as Glossorhyncha dischorensis drawing fide;