Angraecum cornigerum Cordem. 1899 SECTION Pseudojummellea

Plant and Flowers Photos by © François Vandeschricke and The Orchidees de Reunion Website


Common Name The Horn Carrying Angraecum

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Reunion at elevations of 600 to 1700 meters as a medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with an erect stem carrying 2 ranked, dull bluish green, narrowly linear, almost terete, channeled on upper surface, subacute leaves that blooms in the late spring and earlier summer on an opposite the leaf, 2.4" [6 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

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Synonyms Pseudojumellea cornigera (Cordem.) Szlach., Mytnik & Grochocka 2013

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angaecoid Orchids Hillerman/Holst 1986; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006