Oeceoclades monophylla (A. Rich.) Garay & P. Taylor 1976

Side Angle Of Flower

Leaf Photo courtesy of David Jubineau and His Bulbophyllum Pages Copyright

Common Name The Single-Leafed Oeceoclades

Flower Size 3/4" [2 cm]

Found in Mauritus and Reunion as a small sized, hot growing terrestrial at elevations of 200 meters and has an elliptic, pale copper-orange suffused with dark green leaf and blooms on an erect, several flowered inflorescence that arises in the spring.

Synonyms *Angraecum monophyllum A. Rich. 1828; Eulophia monophylla S. Moore 1877; Eulophidium monophyllum (A.Rich.) Schltr. 1915

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 72 No 11 2003 photo;