Coelogyne miniata

Coel. miniata

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Coelogyneae
SubTribe: Coelogyninae
Genus: Coelogyne
Species: Coel. miniata
Binomial name
Coelogyne miniata
Lindl. 1830

Coelogyne miniata is a species of Coelogyne.


Plants blooms in the winter with four 2.5 cm wide flowers.


Plant is found growing on branches in the montane forest of Java, Bali, Lesser Sunda Islands and Sumatra at elevations of 1000 to 2400 meters.


Plants are usually grown in baskets. Plant grows in intermediate to warm temperatures with partial shade. Water regularly through the year. Pot in a well drain medium. Pot in a plastic or clay pot with a mix of fine fir bark, tree fern fibers, and perlite or pot in New Zealand sphagnum moss. Plant is best mounted.


Common name: The Rust Red Coelogyne


  1. Chelonanthera miniata Blume 1825
  2. Coelogyne lauterbachiana Kraenzl. 1895
  3. Coelogyne simplex Lindl. 1854
  4. Hologyne lauterbachiana (Kraenzl.) Pfitzer 1907
  5. Hologyne miniata (Blume) Pfitzer 1907
  6. Pleione lauterbachiana (Kraenzl.) Kuntze 1903
  7. Pleione miniata (Blume) Kuntze 1891
  8. Pleione simplex (Lindl.) Kuntze 1891


  • Hill, Cindy. "Coelogyne:Sparkiling Stars of Asia." Orchid Digest Vol. 72-2 April, May, June 2008: 60-76.

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