Angraecum platycornu Hermans, P.J.Cribb & Bosser 2002 SECTION Arachnangraecum Schlechter

Side View of Flower

Plant and flowers

Photos by Gilles Grunenwald and Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Part shade Hot Warm EARLYWinter

Common Name or Meaning The Broad Spur Angraecum

Flower Size

Found in northeastern Madagascar in humid lowland forestsas a miniature to small szied, hot to warm growing, pendent epiphyte with an elongate, pendent, thin stem carrying narrowly linear, thin, acute leaves that blooms in the early winter on an axillary, short, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007;