Grosourdya quinquelobata (Schltr.) Garay 1972 Photo courtesy of Peter O'Byrne, André Schuiteman, Dr. E.F. de Vogel and Jaap Vermeulen and Their Netherlands National Herbarium Website

Full Shade HotWarmWinterSpringSummerFall

Common Name or Meaning The Five-Lobed Grosourdya [refers to the lip shape]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Sulawesi in humid shady locations in forests at elevations of sealevel to 1100 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing, twig epiphyte that blooms at most any time of the year on a successively single flowered inflorescence and carries short-lived flowers.

Synonyms *Sarcochilus quinquelobatus Schltr. 1911

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Lindleyana Vol 17 No 1 2002; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011 photo fide