Hymenorchis phitamii Aver. 2012

Side View of Flower

Plant and Flowers in situ Vietnam

Photos by Nong Van Duy and The Nonghoc Website

Deep shade

Common Name Phitamm's Hymenorchis [Vietnamese Orchid Collector and Enthusiast current]

Flower Size

Found in Vietnam in forests on trees as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte.

Differs from H javanica by its emarginate, long erose-dentate, almost orbicular lip and hardly serrulate, straight margin of nearly entire tepals and old leaves


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;