Acianthus corniculatus Rendle 1921

Side View of Flower Photos by Edouard Faria

Full shade WarmWinter

Common Name The Horned Acianthus

Flower Size

Found in New Caledonia in humid forests at elevations around 950 meters as a miniature to just small sized, warm growing, glabrous terrestrial with profoundly 5 lobed leaf that blooms in the winter on an erect 1.98 to 5.4" 4.8 to 13.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Acianthopsis corniculata (Rendle) Szlach. 2001; Acianthopsis corniculata (Rendle) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2002; Stigmatodactylus corniculatus (Rendle) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2018; Univiscidiatus corniculatus (Rendle) Szlach. 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977;