Oberonia integerrima Guillaumin 1955 SUBGENUS Oberonia

Photo by Ye Deping

O cf integerrima?

Photo by Karel & Alex Petrzelka and the Vietnam Orchid Website

Full shade Warm LATESummer EARLYFall

Common Name The Fox-Red Lip Oberonia - In China Quan Chun Yuan Wei Lan

Flower Size .06" [1.5 mm]

Found in Laos, Yunnan province of China, Vietnam and Borneo in forests on trees at elevations around 1000 to 1600 meters as a miniature to small sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short stem carrying 5 to 8, distichous-equitant, laterally compressed, ensiform, sometimes slightly falcate, articulate, acuminate apically leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on an axillry, compressed cylindric, 5.2 t o11.2" [13 to 28 cm] long, narrowly winged, densely many flowered inflorescence with nearly broadly oblong to orbicular, minutely erose-incised, subtruncate apically floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 drawing hmm; The Wild Orchids in Yunnan Xu Xiang Ye & Liu 2010 photos ok; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;