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==Description==
 
==Description==
 
Plant blooms from fall to early spring with up to four 3.5 to 4 cm flowers. Plant can bloom off of the same inflorescence again if it is undamaged.
 
Plant blooms from fall to early spring with up to four 3.5 to 4 cm flowers. Plant can bloom off of the same inflorescence again if it is undamaged.
 
This species was first described by Lindley as Trichoglottis pallens from a plant grown by Duke of Devonshire in 1849. Reichen bach recognized Lindley's mistake and transfered it to the genus Phalaenopsis in 1864
 
 
==Distribution==
 
==Distribution==
 
Plants are found growing in the lowland forest of the Philippines at elevations around 500 meters
 
Plants are found growing in the lowland forest of the Philippines at elevations around 500 meters
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# Stauropsis pallens Rchb. f. 1860
 
# Stauropsis pallens Rchb. f. 1860
 
# *Trichoglottis pallens Lindley 1850
 
# *Trichoglottis pallens Lindley 1850
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==References==
 
*Sweet, Herman R.. ''The Genus Phalaenopsis''. The Orchid Digest, 1980.
 
   
   

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