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Anguloa tognettiae Mrs. Tognetti's Anguloa


 Tognetti's Anguloa, Anguloa tognettiae


Anguloa tognettiae Oakeley 1999

Fragrant, Partial sun, Cool TO Warm Spring

Common Name Mrs. Tognetti's Anguloa [Venezuelan Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size 1.4 to 2.8" [3.5 x 7 cm]

Found in Colombia and Venezuela at elevations of 1200 to 2300 meters as a large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial on steep banks among bushes with dark green, obovoid, spined at abcission point pseudobulbs enveloped in youth by a few smaller basal leaves and carrying 3, pale green, thin, plicate, ribbed leaves that blooms in the spring and arise with the new growth on an erect, [12 t o18 cm] long, 1 to rarely 2 flowered inflorescence carrying fragrant flowers