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Family: ORCHIDACEAE 

 Oeceoclades decaryana
 

Photo by Weijen Ang.

  
Author:  Leslie Andrew Garay & Peter Geoffrey Taylor 1976
Family:  Orchidaceae
Habitat:  Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Zimbabwe
Soil:  Rich Drained
Water:  Medium-Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  2-3 Centimetres
Height:  20 Centimetres
Flower:  Yellow-Greenish/Red
Reproduction:  Seeds/Pseudubulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Eulophia decaryana H.Perrier ex Guillaumin & Manguin 1934. Lissochilus decaryanus H. Perrier 1941. Eulophidium decaryanum H. Perrier 1957
This member of the Orchidaceae family was given this name by Leslie Andrew Garay & Peter Geoffrey Taylor in 1976. It is found in Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, growing in a rich and well drained soil with quite some water water and some sun. The pseudubulbs grow to two and a half to three centimetres with 20 centimetre leaves. The 50-80 centimetre inflorescence have 9-20 flowers, yellow to greenish with purple or red nerves.