Cynorkis globifera H.Perrier 1951 SECTION ParvifloraeCollection sheet by Missouri Botanical Garden and Encyclopedia of Life Website

Part Shade Hot LATE summer EARLY Fall

Common Name The Globe Shaped Cynorkis

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm] long

Found in southeastern Madagascar in lowland forests at elevations of sealevel to 200 meters as a small to medium sized, hot growing terrestrial with 2 to 3, narrowly oblong-lanceolate to oblanceolate, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the late summer and early fall on an erect, terminal, robust, rachis .8 to 5.2" [2 to 13 cm] long, few flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009