AFRICAN

ORCHIDS

Schizochilus cecilii subsp. culveri (Schltr.) H.P.Linder, J. S. African Bot. 46: 395 (1980).
Homotypic Synonyms:
Schizochilus culveri Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 38(2): 90 (1921).
Heterotypic Synonyms:
Schizochilus galpinii Schltr., Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 38(2): 92 (1921).
Description:
Flowers yellow; sepals 2.5-3.5 mm long; spur 0.8-1 mm long.
Habitat:
This subspecies is known from the mountains between Barberton (Mpumalanga) and Mbabane (Swaziland), where it is relatively rare on rock ledges in the grassland. Flowering in December and January.
Distribution:
Mpumalanga, Swaziland

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Botanical Drawing / Herbarium
 schizochilus cecilii subsp. culveri
Photograph copyright Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Image used with kind permission.