Jumellea intricata H.Perrier 1938

Plant and Flower Photos by Guido De Vidi and His Orchid Website

Part shade Cool Summer

Common Name The Intricate Jumellea

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in central and northwestern Madagascar in lichen rich, montane forests at elevations around 1600 to 2000 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing epiphtye with a branched and tangled stem carrying many leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, single flowered inflorescence

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009