Oberonia fissiglossa N.Hallé 1977 SUBGENUS Menophyllum SECTION Adenorhachis TYPE Drawing by © Nicolas Halle'

Part shadeWarmSummer

Common Name The Split Lip Oberonia

Flower Size .08" [.2 cm]

Found in central New Caledonia in humid forests at elevations of 900 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect stem enveloped completely by leaf sheaths carrying equitant, alternating, linear, acuminate, arching leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect to arching, 3" [7.5 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977 drawing fide;