Oberonia pleistophylla Schltr. 1911

Plant and Inflorescence

TYPE Drawing Photos by Peter O'Byrne/type drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Full Leaved Oberonia

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Sulawesi as a small sized epiphyte with elongate stem enveloped completely by imbricate leaf sheth bases carrying short, laterally compressed, linear, acute, leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect then arching, densely many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Or