Appendicula cuneata Ames 1923 Drawing by Ames and The Epidendra Website

Full shade Hot Warm Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Cuneate Appendicula

Flower Size .6" [1.5 mm]

Found in the Philippines in forests as a miniature to small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with unbranched stems carrying 2 ranked, decreasing in size at either stem end, bilobed, acute leaves that blooms in the fall on 1 to 2, racemose, rachis slightly zigzag, to 5" [12.5 cm] long, successively few many flowered inflorescence with prominent floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Schedul. Orch. 6: 44. Ames 1923. ; Orchidiana Philippiana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984;