Luisia abrahamii Vatsala 1981

Side View of Flower

Photos by Prejith Sampath and his The Sahyadra Blogspot


Common Name Abraham's Luisia

Flower Size 3/4" [6.25 mm]

Found in the western ghats within Kerala India at sealevel to 500 meters as a monopodial, hot growing epiphyte with a branching creeping stem carrying terete leaves, that blooms in the late summer and fall on a short, successively single, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence.

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution!!!!


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;