Goodyera flaccida Schltr. 1924Collection sheet and Drawing by Perrier and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shadehot WarmLATE winter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Loose Goodyera

Flower Size

Found in northeast and central eastern Madagascar in humid evergreen forests at elevations around 200 to 1000 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte or terrestrial with 5 to 6, narrowly lanceolate leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on an erect, terminal, 5 to 10 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ; Flora of Madagascar Vol 1 Perrier 1939 drawing fide; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2009; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Hermans and Cribb 2009;