Sarcoglyphis thailandica Seidenf. 1988

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Full shade Cool LATE Winter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Thailand Sarcoglyphis

Flower Size .32" [.8 cm]

Found in northern Thailand at elevations around 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short, stout stem carrying strap-shaped, deeply unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on a pendent, 1 to 3" [2.5 to 7.5 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Opera Botanica #95 Seidenfaden 1988 drawing/photo fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 22 1329 - 1392 Brieger 1989 drawing/photo fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo ok;