Disperis masoalensis P.J.Cribb & la Croix 2002

Flower Closeup

Photo by Labat and Mobot Madagascar Photo List

Full shade Hot Spring

Common Name The Masoala Penninsula Disperis

Flower Size

Found in northeastern Madagascar in moss on top of boulders in river bed at elevations of sea level to 25 meters as a small szied, hot growing terrestrial with 2 narrowly ovate, rounded basally, green leaves that blooms in the spring on an erect, 3.2 to 4.8" [8 to 12 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence with shorter than the ovary floral bracts


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009; Les Orchidees de Madagascar Bosser & Lecoufle 2015 photo fide; A la Recherche des Orchidees de Madagascar Hervouet 2018 photo fide;