Oberonia dissitiflora Ridl. 1896 Photo by and The Orchid EnthuAsia Website


Drawing of Oberonia indragiriensis Drawing by Seidenfaden/Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm Cool Summer LATE Fall

Common Name The Successive Flowered Oberonia

Flower Size .04" [1 mm]

Found in Thailand, Malaysia, Sumatra and Java in rather dry forests at elevations around 640 to 2000 meters as a miniature to small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with very short, close set stems carrying 4, pale green, inner edge straight, outer edge curved, linear, acute leaves that blooms in the late fall on a terminal, erect, peduncle to 1.2" [3 cm] long, arching, to 4.8" [12 cm] long, overall, cylindrical, many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Oberonia indragiriensis Schltr. 1906; Oberonia indragiriensis var. javanica J.J.Sm. 1921

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Malaysia Vol 1 Holttum 1957; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo fide; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide; Wild Orchids of the Cameron Highlands REACH 2009 photo ok; The Wild Orchids of Taiwan Lin & Wang 2014 photos fide