Oberonia valetoniana J.J.Sm. 1905 TYPE Drawing by J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot

Common Name The Truncate Oberonia

Flower Size .068" [1.75 mm]

Found in central Java in teak forests at elevations around 150 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with short, close set stems carrying 4 to 5, pale green, lanceolate, acute leaves that blooms on a very shortly pedunculate, to 2" [5 cm] long overall, many flowered inflorescence carrying flowers in whorls.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Die Orchideen Von Java J J Smith 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J J Smith 1908 TYPE drawing fide; Orchids of Java Comber 1990;