Phreatia beiningiana Schltr. 1905 SECTION Phreatia

Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shade Hot LATE FallSpring

Common Name Beining's Phreatia

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in forests at elevations around 300 to 450 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte that blooms in the late fall through spring.

Schlechter states that the flowers are pale yellow.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 drawing fide