Ornithochilus is a genus comprised of around three species. This genus is abbreviated as Orn. in horticultural trade.
The genus is distributed from southern China through west Malesia, and in New Guinea.
Plants in this genus have short and wide columns with 4 pollina.
Plant grows from cool to intermediate conditions with medium amounts of light. Plant is best mounted but can also be potted in medium bark, tree fern or sphagnum moss. Water everytime when the mix has just about dried.
This genus is named after the the bent lips of the flower