Aeranthes tropophila Bosser 1971 Collection Sheet and drawing by Bosser

Part shade Hot Winter

Common Name The Hot Climate Loving

Flower Size

Found in western and northern Madagascar as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with an short stem enveloped completely by leaf sheaths carrying linear, apically, unequally bilobed, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the winter on a lateral, single flowered inflorescence.

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References

W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolph Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 16/17/18 945-1128 Brieger 1985 drawing ok;

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