Oeceoclades hebdingiana (Guillaumin) Garay & P.Taylor 1976 Photo by Morat and Mobot Madagascar Photo List

Full shade Warm EARLY Summer

Common Name Hebding's Oeceoclades

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in western Madagascar in scrubland and forests undregrowth at elevations up to 80 to 100 meters as a large sized, warm growing terrestrial with small conical pseudobulbs carrying 2 to 4, erect, fleshy, arise after blooming, linear, mottled leaves that blooms in the early summer on a branching, erect, to 56" [140 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Lissochilus hebdingianus Guillaumin 1964

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide