Cynorkis betsomangensis (Bosser) Hermans & P.J.Cribb 2017

Side View of Flower

Photos by Dr Mark D Scherz and the Natusfera Website

Full shade Cool LATERSpring

Common Name The Betsomanga Cynorkis

Flower Size

Found in northeastern and southcentral Madagascar in montane, ericaceous scrub at elevations of 1000 to 1500 meters as a cool growing terrestrial with a narrowly ovate leaf that blooms in the later spring on an erect, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Physoceras betsomangense Bosser 1980

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009 as Physoceras betsomangensis;