Angraecum dollii Senghas 1997 SECTION Perrierangraecum

Side View of Flower

Photos by Gilles Grunenwald and The Angraecum Orchid Blog

Part shadeCool TO Warm

Common Name Doll's Angraecum [An orchid Enthusiast from Germany current]

Flower Size 3.2" [8 cm]

Found in Madagascar in seasonably dry forests at elevations around 1000 meters as a miniature sized, pendant, warm to cool growing orchid with well spaced, spreading, coriaceous, "v" conduplicate, unequally bilobed apically, semi-terete leaves that blooms on an axillary, 1.2" [3 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with 2 to 3, tubular, black, spaced bracts and a thin brown, floral bract.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide