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Angræcum cultriforme | by Uluwehi Knecht
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Angræcum cultriforme

This delightful diminutive angraecoid orchid species is native to Kenya,Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia Zimbabwe, and Kwa-Zulu Natal province of South Africa. It gives off wonderful nocturnal spicy-butterscotch scent, strongest right after the sun goes down and on into the night.


In my vivarium it is a trouble-free grower and free-flowering, producing many flowers sequentially from nodes that produce repeat, multiple inflorescences.

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Taken on July 14, 2012