Agrostophyllum philippinense Ames 1910 Collection sheet by Ames and The Filibot Flickr Website

Full shade Hot Warm LATE Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Philippine Agrostophyllum

Flower Size .28" [7 mm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations of 60 to 700 meters as a large sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with upright to semi-pendulous, flattened stems carrying two ranked, linear to oblong-lanceolate leaves that blooms in the winter, spring, summer and fall on a near terminal, clusted in a spherical head that is 1.6" [4 cm] wide, many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Complete Writings on Philippine Orchids Vol 1 Quisumbing 1981; Orchidiana Philippiana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984; Philippine Native Species Orchids Cootes 2011 photo fide;