Oberonia dubia J.J.Sm. 1905 TYPE Drawing by J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part ShadeWarm Cool Summer

Common Name The Dubious Oberonia

Flower Size .7" [1.75 mm]

Found in Java in moist and fairly dark forests at elevations of 600 to 1740 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with short, close set stems carrying 6, large, rather thin, acute leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, peduncle to 3.2" [8 cm] long, rachis to 6" [15 cm] long, laxly many flowered inflorescence holding the flowers in irregular whorls of 10 flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Die Orchideen Von Java J J Smith 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J.J.Smith 1908 TYPE drawing fide; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitnand 1959 drawing fide; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo fide