Cynorkis andringitrana Schltr. 1924 SECTION Parviflorae Drawing by Perrier and The Plant Illustration Website

Part Shade Cool Cold LATERSummer

Common Name The Andringitra Cynorkis [A National Park in southern Madagascar]

Flower Size

Found in south central Madagascar in mossy forests and wet areas at elevations of 1600 to 2200 meters as a small sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial with a basal, elliptic-oblong leaf that blooms in the later summer on an erect, terminal, glabrous, 6 to 12" [15 to 30 cm] long, 6 to 9 flowered inflorescnece

Synonyms Bicornella andringitrana (Schltr.) Szlach. & Kras. 2006

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2008;