Taeniophyllum cardiophorum Schltr. 1913 SUBGENUS Taeniophyllum SECTION Loboglossum Schlechter

TYPE Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Deep shade Cool Fall

Common Name The Heart Carrying Taeniophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations arpund 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte without leaves that blooms in the fall on a thin, .8" [2 cm] long, densly few to several flowered inflorescence with small, triangular floral bracts.

Schlechter stated that the flowers are golden yellow.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 draing fide;