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

Part Shade Hot Spring

Common Name The Broad Lip Oberonia

Flower Size

Found in the Bismark Archipelago at elevations around 20 meters as a medium sized, laxly pendent, hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the spring.


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