A hemiepiphytic vine in the cyclanth family from lowland and montane rainforests to 2000 m from Costa Rica to Brazil and Bolivia with a slender, climbing stem, narrow, bifid, palmlike leaves and curious, large yellow flowers followed by small cones with tiny seeds.
This pretty plant would do well anywhere in the humid tropics. Germination: Only sprinkle on the surface of the substrate + slightly press on. Substrate: coir or sowing mix + perlite. Keep bright and constantly moist but not wet.