Bihrmann's

CAUDICIFORMS

A  B  C  D  E  FGH  IJKL  M  NO  P  QRS  T  UVWXYZ

 Menu

                                                            

Previous plant

Main page

Next plant

Family: RUBIACEAE 

 Myrmephytum selebicum
 

Photo by Satoshi Okada.

  
Author:  Odoardo Beccari 1884
Family:  Rubiaceae
Habitat:  Sulawesi Island; Indonesia
Soil:  Epiphytic
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:   Centimetres
Height:   Centimetres
Flower:   
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Myrmecodia selebica, Odoardo Beccari 1874.
 

Photo by Petr Kříž.

   This member of the Rubiaceae family was given this name by Odoardo Beccari in 1884. It is found in Indonesia on the island of Sulawesi, growing as an epiphyte with quite some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to 18 centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to 40 centimetres in height. The flowers are white.

Photo by Satoshi Okada.