Angraecum aloifolium Hermans & P.J.Cribb 1997 SECTION Perrierangraecum Photo by Hans Schaible,Dark Star Orchids.

Common Name The Aloe-Like Leafed Angraecum

Flower Size

Found in Madagascar in dry deciduous forests as a medium sized epiphyte with a stem carrying narrowly ensiform, thick leathery, pitted leaves that blooms in the spring on an axillary, short, few flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 42 - 43 pg 2626 - 2762 Brieger 2001 photo fide; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb and Bosser 2007; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide