Wednesday, 6 April 2011

Flickingeria fimbriata (Blume) A.D. Hawkes 1961

Section: Plicates
Synonyms: Callista binnendykii (Rchb.f.) Kuntze 1891; Callista flabella [Rchb.f]Kuntze 1891; Callista kunstleri (Hook.f.) Kuntze 1891; Dendrobium binnendijkii Rchb.f. 1865; Dendrobium fimbriatum [Bl.] Lindl. 1830; Dendrobium flabellum Rchb.f 1857; Dendrobium insulare Steudel 1840; Dendrobium kunstleri Hook.f. 1890; Dendrobium mentosum Schltr. 1911; Dendrobium plicatile Lindl. 1840; Desmotrichum binnendijkii (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl. 1910; *Desmotrichum fimbriatum Blume 1825; Desmotrichum kunstleri (Hook.f.) Kraenzl. 1910; Ephemerantha fimbriata (Blume) P.F. Hunt & Summerh. 1961; Ephemerantha kunstleri (Hook.f.) P.F.Hunt & Summerh. 1961; Flickingeria binnendijkii (Rchb.f.) A.D.Hawkes 1965; Flickingeria kunstleri (Hook.f.) A.D.Hawkes 1965.
Found in India, Nepal, China and all over South East Asia at elevations from sea level to 1300 meters.
Flower: a single flowered inflorescence, scented, 3,5cm broad, pale yellow with red spots. As with all species in the genus flickingeria, the flowers do not last long, approximately 2-3 days.

Ditemukan di India, Nepal, China dan di seluruh Asia Tenggara pada ketinggian 0 - 1300 meter dari permukaan laut.
Bunga: berbunga tunggal dan wangi, lingkar bunga 3,5cm, berwarna kuning pucat dengan bintik-bintik merah. Seperti dengan semua spesies dalam genus flickingeria, bunga tidak bertahan lama kurang lebih 2-3 hari.


  1. Beautiful fimbriated lip structure !

  2. beatifull..i wish i could have one. :)

  3. @cyber-raga: Thanks..
    @MAZA :This orchids are widely spread in Indonesia. If you come to Indonesia, it's easier for you to get it, or if you come to my place in Borneo :)

  4. @Sony : maybe satu hari nanti Maza akan ke sana...