Liparis prianganensis J.J.Sm. 1913 SUBGENUS Sturmia SECTION Liparis

Plant and Flower in situ Java Photo by J Comber and The Swiss Orchid Foundation and the Jany Renz Herbaria

Part shade CoolLATESpring THROUGH EARLYFall

Common Name The Prianga Liparis [an area of western Java Indonesia]

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in western Java in humus on the forest floor at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with elongate pseudobulbs carrying 3 to 4, elliptic, acute, Malaxis-like leaves held well off the ground and well separated that blooms in the late spring through fall on a terminal, erect, angular, slightly winged, to 10 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java Comber 1990 photo fide;