|Angraecum germinyanum - Photo courtesy Elisabeth Kerschbaum|
Found in Madagascar as a cool to cold growing, monopodial epiphyte with an elongated stem to 1 m (3 ft) carrying distichous, oblong, bright glossy green leaves that are obtusely bilobed that blooms with a wiry, 2 cm (3/4") long, single flowered inflorescence that carries a solitary, fragrant, long-lasting, non-resupinate, waxy flower occuring in the spring and summer.
CultureMedium to strong light.
The Angraecum germinyanum complex.
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Orchds Pridgeon 1992;
Manual of Orchids Stewart 1995;
Encyclopedia of Cultivated Orchids Hawkes 1964 as Angraecum ramosum;
Miniature Orchids Northern 1988;
Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids Of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986;