Angraecum curvicaule Schltr. 1925 SECTION Angraecoides TYPE Drawing by Schlechter

Part shade Warm EARLY Summer

Common Name

Flower Size

Found in eastern Madagascar at elevations of 900 meters and up as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with a stiff, thin stem carrying linear-ligulate leaves that blooms in the early summer on an as long as the leaves, 1.2 to 2" [3 to 5 cm] long, 2 to 2 flowered inflorescence with small floral bracts

Synonyms Angraecoides curvicaulis (Schltr.) Szlach., Mytnik & Grochocka 2013

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Of Madagascar Perrier 1939/1981; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Crib & Bosser 2007; Field Guide To The Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009;