Angraecum popowii Braem 1991 SECTION Arachnangraecum

Photo by Fred Henze and his Creative Designs website

Part shadeCool Spring

Common Name Popow's Angraecum [German Orchidist Current]

Flower Size 2.4" [6 cm]

Found in central east Madagascar in shady, humid, highland forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with a pendant stem carrying semi-terete, channeled leaves that blooms in the spring on an axillary, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide