ISI 2005-33. Oeceoclades peyrotii Boss. & Morat

This species has angular pseudobulbs with a thin fibrous tunic. The leaves are ovate to ovate-lanceolate with an acute apex and are faintly mottled dark green to grayish or reddish-tinged with darker purplish mottling. HBG 91560, from controlled pollination of M. Hoffmann s.n., collected 22 Jan 2000, at Ankarafantsika, Madagascar. $30.

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Published in the Cactus and Succulent Journal, Vol. 77 (2), March - April, 2005