Dendrocolla pugionifolia is an orchid species identified by (Hook.f.) Ridl. in 1896. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Thrixspermum pugionifolium.
DESCRIPTION: Mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a short stem carrying a few, dark violet spotted, narrowly linear, acute, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the mid winter through spring on 1 to 2, erect, to 2 [5 cm] long, successively single, few flowered inflorescence.
FLOWER SIZE: 1/2 inch [1.25 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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