Angraecum distichum

Angcm. distichum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Vandeae
SubTribe: Angraecinae
Genus: Angraecum
Species: Angcm. distichum
Binomial name
Angraecum distichum
Lindl. 1836

Angraecum distichum is an Angraecum species endemic to the Madagascar.


Plant blooms with 2 to 4 flowers. Flowers are about 5 cm wide and fragrant.


Plant is found on large rainforest trees in Gabon and Cameroon at elevations of 200 to 1600 meters.


Grow in shade and cool to hot conditions. Grow in medium fir bark or full sphagnum moss. Water regularly. Plant is best mounted


Common Names: The 2-Rowed Angraecum


  1. Aeranthes distichus (Lindl.) Rchb. f. 1864
  2. Angraecum imbricatum (Sw.) Schltr. 1918
  3. Angraecum poppendickianum Szlach. & Olszewski 2001
  4. Dolabrifolia disticha (Lindl.) Szlach. & Romowicz 2007
  5. Dolabrifolia poppendickiana (Szlach. & Olszewski) Szlach. & Romowicz 2007
  6. Epidorchis disticha (Lindl.] Kuntze 1891
  7. Limodorum imbricatum Sw. 1805
  8. Macroplectrum distichum (Lindl.) Finet 1907
  9. Mystacidium distichum (Lindl.) Benth. 1881