Nervilia hirsuta (Blume) Schltr. 1911

Drawing by Blume and The Plant Illustration Website

Full shade

Common Name or Meaning The Hairy Nervilia

Flower Size

Found in Madagascar on denuded cliffs as a terrestrial and most likely is synomonous with N stolziana but there are no flowers with the type material.

Synonyms *Pogonia hirsuta Blume 1859

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Madagascar Hermans Dupuy, Cribb and Bosser 2007;