Angraecum drouhardii H.Perrier 1938 SECTION Perrierangraecum Schlechter Photo by Gilles Grunenwald and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Plant Photo by Dominique Karadjoff and his Madagascar Orchids Species Website

Full Shade CoolFall ANDSpring

Common Name or Meaning Drouhard's Angraecum [German Orchid Enthusiast and Schlechter's Father in Law 1900's]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Madagascar in mossy montane forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short thickened stem carrying 5 to 12, 2 ranked apically, rigid, oblong, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the fall and again in the spring on an axillary, single flowered inflorescence entirely covered by 2 to 3 sheaths and a similar floral bract.

CAUTION Does not conform to Perrier's drawing so please use with caution!

Synonyms Perrierangraecum drouhardii (H.Perrier) Szlach., Mytnik & Grochocka 2013

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81 drawing hmm; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009