Taeniophyllum philippinense Rchb.f. 1878

Photo by P. B. Pelser & Barcelona and The Phytoimage Website

Part shade Hot LATERSpring

Common Name The Philippine Taeniophyllum

Flower Size .2 to .24" [5 to 6 mm] long

Found on Palawan in the Philippines in low forests on trees as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with numerous, elongate, slender roots giving rise in the later spring to an erect, peduncle 1.6" [4 cm] long, capillary, rachis .2 to .28" [5 to 7 mm] long, few flowered inflorescnece carrying greenish white, pale orange to white flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Studies in the Family Orchidaceae Fascile 2 Ames 1908 drawing fide;