Nervilia campestris (J.J.Sm.) Schltr. 1911


Photos by Lutfian Nazar and The Foto Diversitas IndonesiaWebsite

Full shade Hot Warm

Common Name or Meaning The Savannah Nervilia

Flower Size 1.8" [4.5 cm]

Found in Java and New Guinea in dry and wet teak forests at lower elevations as a small sized, hot to warm growing terrestrial with an ovate, acute, size variable, somewhat plicate, glabrous, pale green leaf that blooms on an erect, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Pogonia campestris J.J.Sm. 1908

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo leaf fide, flower ok