Aerangis pallidiflora H. Perrier 1938

Photo by Grunenwald Gilles

Inflorescence

Photo by Olaf Pronk and Laurette E.U.R.L. orchids of Madagascar

Part shadeCoolSummer

Common Name The Pale Flowered Aerangis

Flower Size .6" [1.6 cm]

Found in eastern Madagascar in humid evergreen forests on twigs and branches at elevations of 1000 to 1500 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a short, woody, erect to horizontal stem carrying 2 to 6, held in a fan, elliptic to broadly elliptic, minutely bilobed apically, conduplicate and almost petiolate basally, dark green leaves that blooms in the summer on 1 to 3, pendant, axillary, arising below the leaves, 10" [25 cm] long, 7 to 9 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Angraecum ramulicola H.Perrier 1938

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1938/81 as Angraecum ramulicolum; AOS Bulletin Vol 55 No 9 1986 photo fide;An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986; An Introduction to the Cultivated Angraecoid Orchids of Madagascar Hillerman & Holst 1986 as Angraecum ramulosum; Orchid Digest Vol 70 #4 2006 photo fide; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans, Campbell 2006 photo fide; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puy, Cribb & Bosser 2007 photo fide; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Hermans 2009 photo fide; A Compendium of Miniature Orchid Species Parsons & Gerritsen 2013 photos fide; Les Orchidees de Madagascar Bosser & Lecoufle 2015 photo hmm; Phytotaxa 373 (2) Descourv. 2018 - A New Genus of Angraecoid Orchids Photo fide; A la Recherche des Orchidees de Madagascar Hervouet 2018 photo fide;

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