Trichoglottis amesiana L.O. Williams 1938

Another View Photos by Jay Pfahl

Another Angle Photo courtesy of D Titmuss, Dr. E.F. de Vogel and Jaap Vermeulen and Their Netherlands National Herbarium Website. and Flora Malesiana Vol III

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Common Name Ames' Trichoglottis [American Biologist 1900'2]

Flower Size 1/2" [1.5 cm]

Found in the Philippines as a medium to large sized, pendulous, warm to cool growing, monopodial epiphyte in dense shade at elevations around 1000 to 1200 meters with pendulous, elongate, stems enveloped by cylindric leaf sheaths and carrying alternate, leathery, linear-lanceolate, contracted and slightly conduplicate basally, unequally notched apically leaves that blooms on a short to .4" [1 cm] long , several [10] flowered inflorescence.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philipiniana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984; Orchid Australia Vol 11 No 1 1999 photo; Orchids of the Philippines Cootes 2001 photo fide; Flora Malesiana Orchids of the Philippines Vol I Agoo, Shuiteman and de Vogel 2003; Orchid Digest Vol 71 No 1 2007 photo; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 photo fide

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