Holcoglossum omeiense X.H.Jin & S.C.Chen 2005

Side View of flower

Photos by Jin Xiao Hua


Common Name The Omei Shan Holcoglossum [A mountain in Sichuan province of China]

Flower Size

Found in Sichuan province of China at elevations around 700 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, warm growing epiphyte with an erect stem carrying many cylindrical, terete leaves that blooms in the late summer and earlier fall on an axillary, shorter than the leaves, to 10 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;