Pinalia vulpina is an orchid species identified by (Rchb.f.) Kuntze in 1891. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Trichotosia vulpina.
ORIGIN: This small sized, hot to cool growing, epiphytic plant from the Philippines occurs at elevations of 50 to 1600 meters.
DESCRIPTION: This small sized, hot to cool growing, epiphytic plant from the Philippines occurs at elevations of 50 to 1600 meters and has cane like stems with 2 ranked, oblong-lanceolate, acute, red pubescent below, silky above leaves and blooms on a hairy, 4 to 8 [10 to 20 cm] long, zigzag inflorescence with hairy bracts and flowers.
FLOWER SIZE: 1/16 inch [1 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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