Cyrtorchis injoloensis (De Wild.) Schltr. 1918 SECTION Homocolleticon Summerh. Collection sheet by The Royal Botanical Garden at Kew Website

Part shade hot Cool spring

Common Name The Injolo Cyrtorchis

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Gabon, Zaire, Uganda and Tanzania in primary forests and relict patches at elevations of 30 to 1200 meters as a medium sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with usually pendent stems carrying 8 to 10, linear-oblong, unequally bilobed with rounded lobes apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms on an axillary, dense, 8.8 to 10" [22 to 25 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence with a bract enveloped in the peduncle and broadly ovate, longer than the ovary floral bracts.

Synonyms Angraecum ealaense De Wild. 1916; *Angraecum injoloense De Wild. 1916; Cyrtorchis ealaensis (De Wild.) Schltr. 1918; Homocolleticon injoloensis (De Wild.) Szlach. & Olszewski 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 photo good

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