Polystachya nebulicola G.McDonald & McMurtry 2008Photo by Lourens Grobler and his Afriorchid Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Part shade Cold Winter Spring

Common Name The Mist Loving Polystachya

Flower Size

Found in northern South Africa at elevations of 1200 to 1800 meters as a miniature to small sized, cold growing natural hybrid between P transvaalensis and P ottoniana that blooms in the winter and spring.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Field Guide to the Orchids of Northern South Africa and Swaziland McMurty, Grobler and Burns 2008 photos fide