Cyrtorchis injoloensis (De Wild.) Schltr. 1918 SECTION Homocolleticon Summerh. Photo by Vincent Droissart and The Reasearch Gate Website

Collection sheet and drawing Collection sheet by The Royal Botanical Garden at Kew Website

Part shade hot Cool Summer

Common Name The Injolo Cyrtorchis

Flower Size 2" [5 cm]

Found in Gabon, Zaire, Uganda and Tanzania in primary forests and relict patches at elevations of 30 to 1200 meters as a medium sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with usually pendent stems carrying 8 to 10, linear-oblong, unequally bilobed with rounded lobes apically, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the summer on an axillary, dense, 8.8 to 10" [22 to 25 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence with a bract enveloped in the peduncle and broadly ovate, longer than the ovary floral bracts.

Synonyms Angraecum ealaense De Wild. 1916; *Angraecum injoloense De Wild. 1916; Cyrtorchis ealaensis (De Wild.) Schltr. 1918; Homocolleticon injoloensis (De Wild.) Szlach. & Olszewski 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Tropical East Africa Orchidaceae Part 3 Cribb 1989; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 photo good; Phytotaxa 267 (3) 173 Droissat & Azandi 2016 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 87 #1 2018 photo fide;