Phreatia monticola minor

Phreatia monticola Schltr. var. minor Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 1 (1913) 923

Type: Schlechter 19115 (holo B, lost)

Differs from the typical variety in the smaller flowers, with the sepals c. 0.1 cm long. (After Schlechter, 1911-1914)

Colours: Flowers white.

Habitat: Epiphyte in lower montane forest; 1300 m.

Flowering time in the wild: January.

Distribution: Malesia (New Guinea).

Distribution in New Guinea: Papua New Guinea. See map: 549-157M.JPG.

Cultivation: Intermediate growing epiphyte.