Eulophia nervosa H.Perrier 1935 Drawing by Perrier and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz and their Website

Partial shade Cool EARLYSummer

Common Name The Nerved Eulophia

Flower Size 1.2" [.48 cm] long

Found in central Madagascar as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with subterranean pseudobulbs carrying grass-like, lanceolate-linear, slightly shorter than the inflorescence, heavily plicate, nerved leaves that blooms in the early summer on an erect,peduncle longer than the rachis, with several sheaths, to 14" [35 cm] long overall, several flowered inflorescence carrying pendulous, reflexed flowers

Synonyms Lissochilus nervosus (H.Perrier) H.Perrier 1941

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81 as Lissochilus nevosus drawing fide; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb and Bosser 2007; A Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Hermans & Cribb 2009