AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Aerangis Group 4. Madagascar
Description:
Plants rather small, with 2-6 small leaves and few large white, yellow and white, or pink-tinged flowers with a broad mouth to the spur. Three of the species are noteworthy for the long rostellum which extends downwards across the face of the stigma.

Species:

Aerangis fastuosa (Rchb.f.) Schltr. Madagascar.
Aerangis fuscata (Rchb.f.) Schltr. Madagascar.
Aerangis monantha Schltr. Madagascar
Aerangis punctata J.Stewart C. Madagascar, Réunion.

 World Checklist of Monocotyledons. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/monocots/ accessed 19/01/2017