Sarcoglyphis tichii Aver. 2015

TYPE Drawing Photos/drawing by Leonid Averyanov and The Vietnam Plant Data Center Website

Part shade Cool LATE Winter EARLIER Spring

Common Name Tich's Sarcoglyphis [Vietnamese Botanist current]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Vietnam in primary and mature secondary broad-leaved evergreen humid submontane forests on granite at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a pendent, branching, leafy stem carrying 5 or so, strap-shaped, acute to obtuse, leaves that blooms in the late winter and earlier spring on a pendent, axillary, branched, each branch 1 to 2.5" [2.5 to 6.75 cm] long, few to several flowered, 4" [10 cm] long overall, fractiflex, many flowered inflorescence .


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Phytotaxa 238 (2): 136-148 Averyanov drawing/photo fide;