Angraecum danguyanum H.Perrier 1938 SECTION Pseudojumellea

Photo by Lucille Allorgue and The Orchids of Madagascar Website

Part shadeCool EARLY Summer

Common Name The Danguy Angraecum

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in central east Madagascar in humid, evergreen forests at elevations of 700 to 1000 meters in moss forests on lichen covered tree trunks as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with an elongate stem carrying slightly rigid, semi-cylindrical, linear leaves that blooms in the summer on an axillary, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Angraecum nasutum Schltr. 1925; Mystacidium pingue (Frapp. ex Cordem.) Cordem. 1899

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide