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

Part Shade Hot Fall

Common Name The Waria Range Oberonia

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 250 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with a short rhizome giving rise to a substrict, several leaved stem carrying erect-patent, free part obliquely-lanceolate, acute, glabrous leaves that blooms in the fall on an elongate, cylindrical, to 2.4" [6 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence with patent, ovate-lanceolate, acute, glabrous, a bit shorter than the ovary floral bracts.


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