Cremastra guizhouensis Q.H.Chen & S.C.Chen 2003

Drawing by Cai Shuqin and Acta Phytotax and The Flora of China Website

Common Name The Guizhou Cremastra [A state of south central China] - In China Gui Zhou Du Juan Lan

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm] long

Found in Guizhou province of China at forests margins at elevations of 1300 to 1400 meters as a large sized, cool growing terrestrial with a cylindrical, 4 to 5 noded pseudobulb carrying 1 to rarely 2, oblong-elliptic to narrowly elliptic-lanceolate, long acuminate, cuneate below into the petiolate base leaves that blooms on an erect, to 21.6" [54 cm] long, rachis to 7.2" [18 cm] long, densely 10 to 28 flowered inflorescence with linear-lanceolate floral bracts and carrying pendent, not opening widely flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 drawing fide;