Diminutive size and ease of culture make Ascocentrum garayi a favorite amongst many orchid growers. You will find this orchid also offered for sale as Asctm. miniatum. This species is widely distributed from the Sikkim Himalayas through Burma and Java, into the Phillipines and Thailand. Mature plants produce many keikis, making it an excellent choice for specimen culture. A well-grown plant should have thick, rigid leaves liberally sprinkled with purple anthocyanin spots.