Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi (Breda) Blume & Rchb. F.

Publication: Hamburger Garten- Blumenzeitung. 16:116. 1860


Section: Polychilos


Distribution: Java, Myanmar (Burma), Moluccas, Sarawak (North Borneo), Sumatra, Thailand.


Etymology: From the shape of the flower stem, flattened and like a staghorn.


Synonyms: Phalaenopsis devriesiana Rchb. f. Hamburger Garten-Blumenzeitung 16:116. 1860

Polychilos cornu-cervi Breda. Kuhl & van Hasselt, Gen. and Sp. Orch. 1. 1827

Polystylus cornu-cervi (Breda) Hasselt ex Hassk.


Varieties: Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. chattaladae D.L.Gove. Orchids. 75(8):606 (600-607). 2006.

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. var. flava Braem ex A.van Holle-de Raeve. Schlechteriana 1990(3): 113. 1990.

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. flava (Braem) Christenson. Phalaenopsis: a monograph. 84. 2001.

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. sanguinea Christenson. Phalaenopsis: a monograph. 85. 2001.

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. thalebanii (Seidenf.) Christenson. Phalaenopsis: a monograph. 85. 2001.

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. borneensis (Garay) O.Gruss & M.Wolff. Orchid. Atlas. 323. 2007

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. var. pantherina (Rchb.f.) O.Gruss & M.Wolff. Orchid. Atlas. 323. 2007

Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi Blume & Rchb. f. f. picta (Hassk.) O.Gruss & M.Wolff. Orchid. Atlas. 323. 2007


Flowering: June to October.



Photos of Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi in culture:
Teerapong Luthapanond
Cesario Gene Tobia
Stanley Hendrawidjaja
Alain Brochart
Anne Perthus
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
René Klinge
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Christophe Bligny
François Rion
Libor Jankovsky
Lewis Han
Barton Gendel
Allen Black
Wolfgang Apel
Keith Smith
Eric Hunt
Eric Hunt
Alain Brochart
Kinmatsu Lin
Kinmatsu Lin
Lorenz Keim
Pichit Srihapoopijit
Pichit Srihapoopijit
Umberto Paris
Wolfgang Apel
Christophe Bligny
Lanfu Wang
Pramote Vijitvanotayan
Pramote Vijitvanotayan
Ilona Kowalska
Ilona Kowalska
Christophe Bligny
Reka Hukari
Corbin Fletcher
François Rion
Luca Schetter
Ilona Kowalska
Maud Paquin
Georg Palm
Georg Palm
Elke Wiesel
Alain Brochart
Diana Linke
Philip Wojtas
Luca Schetter
Larkes
Phongsawat Phinhiran
Alba.Men
Marco Schiavone
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Peter Zerche
Peter Zerche
Patrick Polbos
Julia Lutsenko
Patrick Polbos
Alba.Men
Saphir
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Gregor Kleefeld








Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi

Alain Brochart
Wolfgang Apel
Lanfu Wang
Reka Hukari
Ingrid Leclercq
Andrea Imperiale
Alain Brochart
Julia Lutsenko
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Gregor Kleefeld










Lip detail

Botanical or horticultural varieties:
Bernard Lagrelle
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Alain Brochart
Eric Hunt
Micael Liu
Ian Mackenzie
François Rion
Ingrid Leclercq
Ingrid Leclercq
Peter Zerche
Andrea Imperiale
Georg Palm
Georg Palm
Sandra Tardieu
Sandra Tardieu
Claude Gagné
Daniel Sjostrom
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Helmut Demel
Patrick Polbos
Helmut Demel
Werner Schachtsiek
Dimitri Ravot
Dimitri Ravot
Fernando Setembrino
Fernando Setembrino
Joseph Ramon
Joseph Ramon
Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi var. flava

Teerapong Luthapanond
Alain Brochart
Fabrice Lacour
Fabrice Lacour
Alain Brochart
François Rion
François Rion
Larkes
Alba.Men
Gene Tobia
Joseph Ramon
Alba.Men
Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi var. sanguinea

Nik Fahmi (Vortex)
Nik Fahmi (Vortex)
Nik Fahmi (Vortex)
Bent Christensen




Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi var. thalebanii

David Grove
Daniel Sjoström
Peter Lin
Ludek & Dominique Pejzl
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Saskia Kaufmann
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Helmut Demel
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Quay San
Quay San
Gene Tobia
Gene Tobia
Gene Tobia
Gene Tobia
Alba.Men
Alba.Men
Patrick Polbos
Alba.Men
Fernando Setembrino




Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi forma chattaladae

Primary hybrids: You can view Phalaenopsis cornu-cervi primary hybrids by species from the graphic page or via the following alphabetical listing.
Hybrid Name Pod Pollen Registered by Year
Adri Witanta Husada javanica cornu-cervi Atmo Kolopaking 1986
Algicora cornu-cervi hieroglyphica Alain Brochart 2010
Ayleen schilleriana cornu-cervi T. Sukarya 1980
Britannia schilleriana cornu-cervi A. Guillaumin 1923
Cesario Gene Tobia cornu-cervi bellina Cesario Gene Tobia 2003
Charm maculata cornu-cervi Dr Henry M Wallbrunn 1987
Corbriata cornu-cervi fimbriata Fredk. L. Thornton 1968
Corning-Cervi corningiana cornu-cervi Helmut Demel 2012
Cornustris equestris cornu-cervi Dr Henry M Wallbrunn 1967
Corona cornu-cervi amboinensis Shaffer's Tropical Garden 1973
Eiderstedt cornu-cervi venosa Ayub S Parnata (O. Schumann) 1985
El Tigre cornu-cervi lueddemanniana John. H. Miller 1964
Flores Moon floresensis cornu-cervi Hou Tse Liu 2004
Genevieve Lecoufle cornu-cervi celebensis Marcel Lecoufle 2011
Gigancervi gigantea cornu-cervi Sakdisri (Y.Chaisuriyakul) 2007
Golden Bantam cornu-cervi cochlearis Dr Henry M Wallbrunn 1970
Herman Sweet cornu-cervi pulchra Casa Luna 2004
Ibu Kasman viridis cornu-cervi Atmo Kolopaking 1978
Jayamurni modesta cornu-cervi Atmo Kolopaking 1985
Krabi Paradise finleyi cornu-cervi S. Pornpanitphan 2012
Lincervi lindenii cornu-cervi Fredk. L. Thornton 1967
Little Girl fasciata cornu-cervi Mrs Helen Webb (Fredk. L. Thornton) 1974
Little Leopard cornu-cervi mariae Dr Henry M Wallbrunn 1973
Little Star cornu-cervi amabilis Royal Botanical garden Peradeniya 1962
Lokelani cornu-cervi sanderiana Oscar Kirsch 1949
Mancervi mannii cornu-cervi Fredk. L. Thornton 1967
Meen Estrella cornu-cervi tetraspis Meen Nursery 2011
Mimi Page cornu-cervi inscriptiosinensis J.Sarramêa 2013
Robert Combremont cornu-cervi fuscata Luc Vincent 1995
Speck O'Gold cornu-cervi deliciosa Fredk. L. Thornton 1972
Stewed Corn cornu-cervi stuartiana Fredk. L. Thornton 1978
Summer Red cornu-cervi pulcherrima Mr Issaku Nagata 1969
Tiger Cub cornu-cervi sumatrana Dr Henry M Wallbrunn 1972
Valentinii cornu-cervi violacea Hybride Naturel 1959
Not registered bastianii cornu-cervi

Not registered cornu-cervi micholitzii


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