Trichoglottis calochila L.O.Williams 1938

Photo by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Partial sun Hot

Common Name The Beautiful Lip Trichoglottis

Flower Size .32 to .4" [.8 to 1 cm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations around 300 to 700 meters as a medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte or lithophyte on rocks along streams with an pendulous, terete stem carrying 2 ranked, leathery, linear-lanceolate to lanceolate, apically folded leaves that blooms on opposite of the leaves, very short, 1 to 4 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 photo fide;