Agrostophyllum emwoodiae Ormerod 2014 SECTION Agrostophyllum Drawing by Paul Ormerod and The Taiwania Website

Common Name or Meaning Emily Wood's Agrostophyllum [Curator of Harvard Herbaria current]

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines on forested slopes at elevations of 60 to 1900 meters as a medium sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with a subterete basally, leafy above stem carrying ligulate to ligulate-lanceolate, shortly conduplicate apically, acute leaves that blooms in the fall and winter on an erect, terminal, subglobose, capitulum composed of many sheaths and bracts, many flowered inflorescence carrying flowers with white sepals and petals and the lip is light yellow.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Taiwania, 59(4): 331? 339 Ormerod 2014 drawing fide