Malaxis dentata (Ames) Ames 1908 Photo by Raab Bustamante and The Wiki Media Website

Part shade Hot Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Toothed Malaxis

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines at elevations of 60 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, hot to warm growing terrestrial or epiphyte with an erect stem carrying 5 to 6, purplish, lanceolate leaves that blooms in the fall on a 10" [25 cm] long, peduncle to 6" [15 cm] long, several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Crepidium dentatum (Ames) Szlach. 1995; *Microstylis dentata Ames 1907

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philipiana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984;

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