!Arnottia mauritiana A.Rich. 1828

Top of Inflorescence

Plant and Flowers in situ Reunion Photos by Carola Pahl, taken in Reunion

Part shadeWarmCool LATESpring

Common Name The Mauritius Arnottia

Flower Size

Found in Mauritius and Reunion as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the late spring on an erect several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Schlechter 1915; Encylopedia of Cultivated Orchids 1965; Die Orchideen 3 Auflage Bd 1 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Lieferung 5 257- 320 Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1974 photo fide; Die Orchideen Band 3 Sonderabdruck aus Schlechter Brieger, Maatsch and Senghas 1973 photo fide;