Agrostophyllum zeylanicum Hook.f. 1890 Drawing by Paul Ormerod and The Taiwania Website

Common Name or Meaning The Sri Lanka Agrostophyllum

Flower Size .12" [3 mm]

Found in Sri Lanka as a small sized epiphyte with an erect, basally terete, compressed above, leafy throughout stem carrying linear, obtuse, basally clasping leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, nutant, capitulum composed of numerous bracts and sheaths, many flowered inflorescnece.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;