Disperis bathiei Bosser & la Croix 2002

Drawing courtesy of Dominique Karadjoff and his Madagascar Orchid Website

Common Name Perrier de Bathie's Disperis [French Botanist in Madagascar 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in northern Madagascar in humid montane forests at elevations of 1000 to 2000 meters as a warm to cold growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying towards the apex, 3, ovate leaves that blooms in the fall on an erect, glabrous inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb and Bosser 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009