Oberonia linearis Schltr. 1911 SUBGENUS Menophyllum SECTION Otoglossum Schlechter Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm EARLY Fall Winter

Common Name The Stilt-Like Oberonia

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 600 to 700 meters as a warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall and winter.

Synonyms Oberonia alipetala J.J.Sm. 1914; Oberonia linearis var. brevipetala J.J.Sm. 1929; Oberonia stenophylla Schltr. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911/85