Angraecum triangulifolium Senghas 1964 SECTION Angraecoides

Plant and Flowers Photos by Marni Terkel

Part shade Cool Fall

Common Name The Triangular Leaved Angraecum

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in east northeastern Madagascar in hill forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a miniature to small sized, cool growing epiphyte with an erect to pendent, simple to basally branched stem carrying many, closely spaced, amplexicaul, narrowly triangular, apically rounded leaves that blooms in the fall in cultivation on 2 to 3, axillary, from the upper leaves, 1" [2.5 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence carrying diaphonous, yellowish flowers,

I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution!!!

Synonyms Angraecoides triangulifolia (Senghas) Szlach., Mytnik & Grochocka 2013

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009

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