Malaxis schumanniana (Schltr.) P.F.Hunt 1970 SECTION Crepidium Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Cool EARLY Summer

Common Name Schumann's Malaxis [German Botanist late 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 1500 meters as a cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the spring.

Synonyms Crepidium schumannianum (Schltr.) Szlach. 1995; *Microstylis schumanniana Schltr. 1905; Pseudoliparis schumanniana (Schltr.) Szlach. & Marg. 1999

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 as Microstylis schumanniana Drawing fide;