Jejewoodia linusii J.J.Wood & A.L.Lamb 2010

Plant and Flowers in situ Sabah Borneo Photos by Gary Yong Gee and his Orchid Photo Website

Full Shade Cool LATESummer EARLY Fall

Common Name Linus's Jejewoodia [Bornean Co-Collector of species current]

Flower Size .4 to .48" [1 to 1.2 cm] long

Found in Sabah Borneo in lower montane forests on small branches at elevations of 1200 to 1700 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a monopodial, pendent, simple or branching, leafy stem carrying distichous, slightly obliquely triangular-ensiform, acute, laterally compressed, thick, succulent leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a lateral, axillary, at the central to distal end, very short, single flowered inflorescence with a total of 3, 2 bracts are broadly ovate, obtuse, dorsally apically carinate, the other one is linear, much narrower, pale green floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 5 Wood 2010 drawing/photo fide; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae Part 3 Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2014