Phaius longicornu Guillaumin 1957

Another Angle Photo by J.R.Haager, director of Teplice Botanical Garden, Czech Republic

Another Flower Photo by Karel & Alex Petrzelka and the Vietnam Orchid Website

Part ShadeCool

Common Name The Long Horned Phaius

Flower Size

Found in Vietnam at elevations around 1200 to 1400 meters as a cool growing terrestrial

Often cited as a synonym of P wallichii but they are obviously different if the determinations are correct. I have left them separate until more references become available.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 15 881 - 944 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1984; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994; Orchid Digest Vol 63 #2 1999 photo ok;