Malaxis aschista Seidenf. 1978 SECTION Commelinodes [Schlechter] Seidenf. Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Unsplit Malaxis

Flower Size .16" [4mm]

Found in Thailand at elevations of 200 to 800 meters as a miniature to small sized, hot to warm growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying a spiral of 9 or so, elliptic-oblong, acute, contracted below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms on an erect, terminal, 8" [20 cm] long, laxly several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Crepidium aschistum (Seidenf.) Szlach. 1995

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 nr 1 Orchids of Thailand VII Oberonia & Malaxis Seidenfaden 1978 drawing fide;