ORIGIN: Bornean and Sumatran, medium sized, cool growing herbaceous humus epiphyte found in shady pockets of leaf litter over limestone at elevations of 1000 to 1800 meters.
DESCRIPTION: A fall and winter blooming, small to medium sized, with oblong-elliptic, deep green mottled with gray green leaves with purple undersides that blooms on an erect, terminal, 12 to 15 [30 to 37.5 cm] long, purple marked, single flowered inflorescence with an elliptic-lanceolate floral bract.
FLOWER SIZE: About 4 inches [to 10 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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