Lemurella papillosa Bosser 1970 HOLOTYPE Collection by Bosser

Deep shade Summer

Common Name The Papillose Lemurella [refers to the inflorescence]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in northern and northeastern Madagascar as a miniature sized, epiphyte with an erect, slender stem enveloped completely by leaf sheaths carrying 2 ranked, linear to linear-oblong, basally twisted so as to all lie in one plane, acute leaves that blooms in the summer on an axillary, peduncle slender, 1.2 to 2" [3 to 5 cm] long, pubescent to papilose, pendent, 1.6" [4 cm] long, single to several flowered inflorescence carrying well spaced green flowers.



W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolph Schlechter Die Orchideen Band 1B lieferung 16/17/18 945-1128 Brieger, Senghas 1985; Angraecoid Orchids Stewart, Hermans and Campbell 2006 photo fide;