Oberonia diura Schltr. 1905 SUBGENUS Menophyllum SECTION Diurum Schlechter Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot Warm LATE Winter EARLY Summer

Common Name The Two Tailed Oberonia [refers to the lip]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea along creeks hanging from branches overhead at elevations around 250 to 600 meters as a laxly pendent, hot to warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the late winter to early summer.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911/85 Drawing fide; The Orchids of The High Mountains of New Guinea Royen 1979;