Phreatia linearifolia Schltr. 1905 SECTION Phreatia

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

Full shade Cool Fall

Common Name The Linear Leaved Phreatia

Flower Size

Found in the New Guinea on trees in forests at elevations around 1100 meters as a cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the fall.

Schlechter states that the flowers are white.


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