!Phragmorchis teretifolia L.O.Williams 1938 Drawing by Dillon and Malesian Orchid Genera Photo Website

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Common Name The Terete Leaved Phragmorchis

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines on Luzon Island as a small to medium sized, warm growing epipiphyte with slender, terete stems enveloped by persistent leaf bases and carrying angular-terete, acute leaves that blooms on axillary, opposite the leaves, short, few flowered inflorescence with samll, triangular-acuminate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philippiana Valmayor 1984; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 19/20 1129 - 1264 Brieger 1988 1988 drawing fide; The Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing good