Pteroceras cladostachyum

Pteroceras cladostachyum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Aeridinae
Genus: Pteroceras
Species: Ptrcrs. cladostachyum
Binomial name
Pteroceras cladostachyum
(Hook.f.) H.A.Pedersen 1992

Pteroceras cladostachyum is an species in the genus Pteroceras.


Plant blooms with two 2 cm wide flowers


Plants are found growing on limestone rocks in Malaysia, Borneo, Java, Sulawesi and the Philippines


Plants are best grown hanged in baskets and on mounted and usually require moderate light and warm to hot temperatures. If hunged or mounted on cork, the roots must be watered frequently and if it is potted in bark they should be watered 1 to 2 times a week. Plants should be grown in media that is kept moist but not wet such as several pieces of medium to coarse fir bark, or sphagnum moss. Water evenly and fertilize heavily year round. Keep plants in a area with high humidity.


Common Names:The Branching Inflorescence Pteroceras


  1. Pteroceras tanyphyllum (Ridl.) Holttum 1960
  2. *Sarcochilus cladostachys Hook.f. 1890
  3. Sarcochilus pallidus var. celebicus Schltr. 1911
  4. Sarcochilus tanyphyllus Ridl. 1893
  5. Thrixspermum cladostachyum (Hook.f.) Kuntze 1891

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