Trichoglottis angusta J.J.Sm. 1928

Another Angle

TYPE Drawing by Leicneagra and The Wild Orchids of Sumatra Website

TYPE Drawing

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

Partial sun Cool

Common Name The Narrow Trichoglottis

Flower Size .84" [2.15 cm]

Found in Sumatra at elevations around 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with a branching stem carrying oblong to strap-shaped, shortly and unequally bilobed, each lobe obtuse leaves that blooms on about 8, very short, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001;