20122679 CHM, Toronto
Trichoglottis philippinensis Lindl., Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 15: 386 (1845).
This name is accepted.
Distribution: Borneo to Philippines
flowers on 29 axillary inflorescences borne on a branched, 78cm high by
17cm wide plant grown in a 15cm wide basket; leaves alternate,
elliptical, 2.4cm by 5.7cm; sepals and petals pale yellow overlaid
rose-tan centrally, leaving a pale picottee; lip five lobed, white with
pink stripes laterally, hirsute adaxially; column chartreuse, periphery
of stigma lined pink; anther cap beige; substance firm; texture matte;
Missed in the description is that the sidelobes and base of the lip adaxially are egg yolk yellow.
, award 20122679, has been confirmed to be Trichoglottis philippinensis by SITF( Nov. 2012).