Nervilia subintegra Summerh. 1938

Photo by F Halle & M F Trouslot

Plant in situ

Another Plant in Situ

Photos by Simo/Sonke` and The Orchidaceae of Central Africa Website

Full shade Warm LATER Spring

Common Name or Meaning The Close to Nervilia integra Nervilia

Flower Size

Found in Sierra Leone, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Sudan and Zaire in loamy soil in gallery forests at elevations around 670 meters as a warm growing terrestrial that blooms in the later spring on an erect, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Nervilia toillieziae N.Halle` 1971

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of the Central African Republic a Provisional Checklist Cribb & Fay 1986; Orchid Monographs 5 Petterson 1991 drawing/photo fide; Les Orchidees de Cote d'Ivorie Perez-Vera 2003 photo/drawing fide;