Angraecum undulatum (Cordem.) Schltr. 1915 SECTION Gomphocentrum


Plant and Flowers

Photos by Flor de La Réunion Mi aime a ou Website

Part shadeCoolCold

Common Name or Meaning The Delicate Column Foot Angraecum

Flower Size .48" [1.2 cm]

Found in Reunion in humid forests without elevational data as a small sized, higher elevation, cool to cold growing epiphyte with an erect, short stem carrying 2 ranked , well spaced, .4 to .6" [1 to 1.5 cm] apart, lanceolate, basally twisted leaves to lie in one plane, obliquely bilobed apically, undulate margined leaves that blooms on short to 1" [2.5 cm] long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence carrying small greenish-yellow flowers.

Synonyms Gomphocentrum undulatum (Cordem.) Szlach., Mytnik & Grochocka 2013; *Mystacidium undulatum Cordem. 1899

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 photo fide;