Ipsea thailandica Seidenf. 1997


Another Flower Angle

Psuedobulb Photos by Manorot Tangsaveepha and hisButterfly and Orchids Website

Another Flower

Side View Of Flower

Photos courtesy of David Jubineau And His Bulbophyllum & Co. Website


Common Name The Thai Ipsea

Flower Size 1 1/4" [3 cm]

Found in Thailand in grasslands at elevations under 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, hot to warm growing terrestrial with conic, leafless at blooming pseudobulbs enveloped by scarious sheaths and giving rise to an erect, finely white pubescent, 1 to several flowered inflorescence needing a dry winter rest to bloom in the winter with fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001; The Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2001 photo good; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo fide;