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Angraecum cornucopiae
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Angraecum cornucopiae
Angraecum cornucopiae

Kingdom

Plantae

Division

Magnoliophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Asparagales

Family

Orchidaceae

Subfamily

Vandoïdeae Endlicher

Tribe

Vandaeae Lindley

Subtribe

Angraecinae Summerhayes

Alliance

Angraecum

Genus

Angraecum

Genus Abreviation

Angcm

Common Name

 

Section

Gomphocentrum (Benth.) Garay

Species

Angraecum cornucopiae

Authority

H.Perrier

Source

Mem. Inst. Sci. Madag., Ser. B, vi. 265 (1955)

Synonyms

 

Etymology

A cornucopia is a hollow horn full of fruit

Distribution

Madagascar Center

Range

 

Altitude

1500 - 2000 m

Habitat

Lichen forests

Life Form

Epiphyte on moss and lichen covered trees

Flowers

 

Flowering time

 

Fragrance

 

Culture

Mounted or potted, medium light, intermediate to cold temperature.

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