Angraecum doratophyllum Summerh. 1937 SECTION Pectanaria Photo by Art Vogel

Plant and Flowers Photo by Eric Hunt and His Orchid Website.

Common Name The Woody Leafed Angraecum

Flower Size .85" [2.2 cm]

Found in St Tome and Principe off western equatorial Africa in virgin forests at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with a pendant, branching, leafy stem carrying close set, oblong-lanceolate to linear-lanceolate, flat, pointed, stiff leaves that blooms in the fall on axillary, sessile, short single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; African Orchids in the Wild and Cultivation La Croix 1997; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 photo fide