Oeceoclades peyrotii Bosser & Morat 2001


Photo by Sebastian and his Cactus, Succulentes et Caudex Website

Part shadeWarm Cool LATE Spring Summer

Common Name Peyrot's Angraecum [French Botanist in Madagascar 1900's]

Flower Size 2.4" [6 cm]

Found in southwestern Madagascar in forest undergrowth in evergreen forests as a small to medium szied, warm to cool growing terrestrial with obovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, ovate, acute, tessellated, gradually narrowing below into the 4" [10 cm] long, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the late spring and summer on an erect, simple to branched, to 8" [to 20 cm] lojng, several to many flowered inflorescence.


ReferencesW3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide; Les Orchidees de Madagascar Bosser & Lecoufle 2015 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 86 #7 2017 photo fide;