Vanda hastifera

Vanda hastifera is found in various parts of lowland, coastal and hill forrest of Borneo. Although it is observed that the plant bloomed in December in Borneo but it bloomed in September and sometimes other months in Singapore.

The photo shown below is the typical variety. There is another variety which is var gibbsiae.

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Side profile of the flower. One can see the hairy lip which is a distinctive feature of this var hastifera.

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Close up of the lip.

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Dimension of the flower.

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Another pic of the dimension of the flower.

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