AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Diaphananthe Group 2
Description:
Flowers alternate, stems short, to 15 cm long in mature plants, or shorter; leaves in a rosette or crowded at the apex of the stems.
Species:

Diaphananthe bueae (Schltr.) Schltr. Ivory Coast to Uganda.
Diaphananthe ceriflora J.B.Petersen Cameroon to Gabon.
Diaphananthe divitiflora (Kraenzl.) Schltr, Cameroon, Zaïre.
Diaphananthe dorotheae (Rendle) Summerh. S. Nigeria.
Diaphananthe garayana Szlach. & Olszewski Cameroon.
Diaphananthe millarii (Bolus) H.P.Linder SE. Cape Prov. to KwaZulu-Natal.
Diaphananthe pellucida (Lindl.) Schltr. W. Trop. Africa to Uganda.
Diaphananthe plehniana (Schltr.) Schltr. Ivory Coast to Gabon.
Diaphananthe rohrii (Rchb.f.) Summerh. Trop. Africa.
Diaphananthe sanfordiana Szlach. & Olszewski Cameroon.
Diaphananthe suborbicularis Summerh. Ghana.

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 27.02-2017