Taeniophyllum pachyacris Schltr. 1913 SUBGENUS Taeniophyllum SECTION Brachyanthera Schlechter

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

Part shade Warm LATE Winter

Common Name The Broad Point Taeniophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees at elevations around 600 meters as a mini-miniature, warm growing epiphyte without leaves that blooms in the winter on a hirsute, .8" [2 cm] long, laxly few flowered inflorescence with 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 drawing fide