Oberonia pumila (Fukuy. ex S.C.Chen & K.Y.Lang) Ormerod
  • Taiwania


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Oberonia pumila (Fukuy. ex S.C.Chen & K.Y.Lang) Ormerod. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000478476. Accessed on: 01 Dec 2021'

General Information

Rhizome creeping, ca. 1.5 mm in diam., slender, branched, loosely covered by scalelike sheaths at nodes. Stems short, arising at intervals of 5-25 mm along rhizome, 3-5-leaved. Leaves ± distichous-equitant, laterally compressed, elliptic, oblong, or lanceolate, 10-25 × 3-8 mm, fleshy, base not articulate. Peduncle suberect, 3-6 cm; rachis ca. 2.5 cm, densely with many small flowers; floral bracts ovate-lanceolate, 1.5-2 mm. Flowers opening widely, pale green to pale brownish green, ca. 2 mm in diam.; pedicel and ovary green, ca. 2 mm. Sepals ± reflexed, ovate, slightly concave, 0.8-1 × 0.4-0.5 mm, apex acute. Petals slightly falcate, linear, ca. 1 × 0.2 mm, apex obtuse; lip narrowly ovate-oblong in outline, 1.3-1.7 × ca. 0.6 mm, deeply bilobed, margin irregularly serrate; apical lobes slightly divergent or slightly recurved, linear-lanceolate, ca. 0.7 mm. Column short. Fl. Apr-May or Dec.

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