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Terrestrial rhizomatous herbs with tall, erect leafy stems. Leaves ± sessile, distichous, plicate. Inflorescences of axillary panicles. Flowers greenish-white. Sepals and petals relatively long (7-8 cm in ours); lip with ovate tip. Flowers non-resupinate. Column long, straight, widened above, with 2 lateral auricles. Pollinia 2.


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© Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

Source: Flora of Zimbabwe

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