Angraecum dryadum Schltr. 1925 SECTION Perrierangraecum Schlechter Photo by Gilles Grunenwald and The The Paleo-Orchid WebPage

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Common Name or Meaning The Forest Living Angraecum

Flower Size 2.4" [6 cm]

Found in Madagascar in humid, lichen rich, evergreen forests at elevations of 1000 to 2000 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with 7 to 10 leaves that blooms in the spring through summer on an axillary, few flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Perrierangraecum dryadum (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; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, DU Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009 photo; Orchid Digest Vol 79 #1 2015 photo roots only;