Goodyera perrieri (Schltr.) Schltr. 1924Drawing by Francoise Vandeschricke and Les Orchidees Ille de la Reunion Website

Full shade Warm Cool

Common Name Perrier's Goodyera [French Botanist In Madagascar 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in northern and eastern Madagascar in montane and lower montane forests at elevations of 300 to 500 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with 5 to 6, oblong leaves that blooms on an erect, terminal, 8 to 12 flowered inflorescence carrying glandular-pubescent flowers.

Synonyms *Platylepis perrieri Schltr. 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 33: 125 Schlechter 1924; Flora of Madagascar Vol 1 Perrier 1939 drawing good; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2009; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Hermans and Cribb 2009;