Angraecum mirabile Schltr. 1918 SECTION Arachnangraecum Photo by Lourens Grobler

Full shade

Common Name The Wonderful Angraecum

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in northeastern Madagascar as a miniature to small sized epiphyte with a round rigid stem carrying many, spreading, rigid, narrowly linear, incurved marginally appearing terete, subukate leaves that blooms on an axillary, 2" [5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas # 48-49 Vandeae 1986 photo ok; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans & Campbell 2006