FZ.37. Aeranthes Lindl.

Description of the genus

Epiphytic herbs. Monopodial with very short stems. Pseudobulbs absent. Inflorescence axillary, branched or unbranched, slender, usually pendent. Flowers translucent, green or white; side lobes of rostellum longer than mid-lobe. pollinia 2.

Zimbabwe: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
africana J.L. Stewart[End][EN]EDescription
parkesii G. Will.[End][CR]EDescription

Other sources of information about Aeranthes:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aeranthes
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aeranthes
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Aeranthes
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aeranthes
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aeranthes
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Aeranthes

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Aeranthes.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=437, retrieved 25 September 2016

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