Didymoplexis verrucosa J.Stewart & Hennessy 1980 Drawing by E.F. Hennessy and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Common Name The Verrucose Didymoplexiella

Flower Size

Found in Natal South Africa and Madagascar as a miniature sized, cold growing, mycoheterotrophic terrestrial with large colorless tubers giving rise to a pale brown to whitish, slender, leafless stem that blooms in the winter on an erect, short, successively 1 to 2, several flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Wild Orchids of Southern Africa Stewart, Linder, Schelpe and Hall 1982 photos fide; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1C lieferung 41 pg 2565 - 2625 Brieger 2001