Abdominea minimiflora

Abdominea minimiflora ll

What’s a strange name for an orchid: Abdominea! It’s due to the similarity of the flower lip with the abdomen of an insect. Difficult to take a picture because very, very, very small flower (1 millimeter).

Synonyms:Abdominea micrantha; Gastrochilus minimiflorus; Saccolabium minimiflorum; Schoenorchis minimiflora; Schoenorchis philippinensis

Culture conditions: hot to warm

Origine: Selangor, Perak and Pahang, Malaysia, Borneo, Bali, Java and the Philippines

Substrat change: NA

Blooming: February 2013

Purchase: February 2013

Abdominea minimiflora one

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