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Orchid Species: Jumellea comorensis

(This name is currently accepted by Kew.)

Jumellea comorensis is an orchid species identified by (Rchb.f.) Schltr. in 1915.
Genus
Jumellea (Jum.)
Grex
comorensis
(name currently accepted by Kew)
Parents
Species
Author
(Rchb.f.) Schltr.
Year
1915
ORIGIN: Found as a small sized, cool to warm growing, epiphytic, monopodial orchid on the island of Grand Comore at elevations of 500 meters.

DESCRIPTION: Found as a small sized, cool to warm growing, epiphytic, monopodial orchid on the island of Grand Comore at elevations of 500 meters on rough barked trees in very wet forests with good air movement and moderate light. This species has branched and pendant, somewhat flattened stems carrying linear-ligulate, dark green leaves held in two ranks along the stem that has fragrant flowers on an axillary, short, single flowered inflorescence that can flower at most any time of the year but occurs most often in the winter.

FLOWER SIZE: 1 1/2 inches [4 cm] wide and 4 1/2 inch [12 cm] long spur -- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Other Names
Genus Name Genus Grex Name Year Author
Add+ Mystacidium Mycdm comorense 1895 (Rchb.f.) T.Durand & Schinz
Add+ Aeranthes Aerth comorensis 1885 Rchb.f.
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Jumellea comorensis by Tom Kuligowski.      Jumellea comorensis is fairly easy to grow (probably the easiest from the Angraecum Alliance and it does grow rather quickly compared to other angraecoids).  It is native to the Comoro Islands... 0
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