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

Part Shade Cold Spring

Common Name The Slim Spur Glomera

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in montane forests at elevations around 2400 meters as a small sized, cold growing epiphyte with a very short rhizome giving rise to sometimes branching, thin, somewhat compressed, densely leafy stems carrying erect-patent, glabrous, fleshy, linear to linear-ligulate, obtuse, oblique apically, contracted below into the subpetiolate base leaves that blooms in the spring on a terminal, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms 8Glossorhyncha stenocentron Schltr. 1912

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 drawing fide; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 6 321 - 384 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1975 as Glossorhyncha stenocentrum drawing fide