Acriopsis floribunda Ames 1920 Photo by Dr Philip Knapp Nelson and hisAn Abundant Collection of Floral portraits Website


Common Name The Many Flowered Acriopsis

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines in dry forests on tree trunks as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with the pseudobulb carrying 7 to 8, linear, unequally bilobed apically, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the late spring on an erect, branching, 1 to 7 branched, sometimes with secondary branches, 24 to 46" [60 to 115 cm] long, overall, rachis 8.8 to 26" [22 to 65 cm] long, 200 to 250 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Acriopsis javanica var. floribunda (Ames) Minderh. & de Vogel 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philippiana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984; Orchid Monographs Vol 1 Minderhoud and de Vogel 1986 drawing fide