Galeola humblotii Rchb.f. 1885 Photo by Arne Erpenbach and The Wien Universitat von Bulbophyllum Thou A Vis Z Website

Common Name Humblot's Galeola [French Botanist 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in Comoros and Madagascar in lowland forsts at elevations up to 300 meters as a large sized, hot growing, mycoheterotrophic terrestrial with a scrambing, brown to buff to off white vines carrying scales but not leaves that blooms in the spring through summer on a lateral, branching, many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Field Guide tothe Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009;

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------