provided by Flora of Zimbabwe
Terrestrial herbs. Stems creeping at the base. Leaves petiolate, ovate, sheathing at the base; upper leaves sheath-like. Bracts prominent, broad, glandular-hairy. Sepals free. Petals partly fused to dorsal sepal; lip partly joined tothe column, reflexed at apex, saccate at base.
- Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings
- bibliographic citation
- Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T. and Ballings, P. (2002-2014). Platylepis Flora of Zimbabwe website. Accessed 28 August 2014 at http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=402
- Mark Hyde
- Bart Wursten
- Petra Ballings