Angraecum zeylanicum Lindl. 1858

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Common Name The Ceylon Angraecum

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Seychelles and Sri Lanka on tree trunks at elevations around 300 meters as a miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte that blooms on a 1.6 to 2.4" [4 to 6 cm] long, few flowered inflorescence.

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination with the references that I have at my disposal.

Synonyms Angraecum maheense Schltr. ex Diels 1898-1899 publ. 1922; Mystacidium zeylanicum (Lindl.) Trimen 1885;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen lieferung 31 Schlechter/Brieger 1995; Mille et Une Mini Orchideees Roguenant 2009 photo hmm;