Calcearia aristata is an orchid species identified by (Schltr.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones in 2002. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Corybas aristatus.
ORIGIN: Found in New Guinea at elevations around 2100 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Mini-miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with a broadly ovate, cordate, aristate-apiculate leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, sessile, single flowered inflorescence with a lanceolate-subulate, acuminate bract.
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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