Brachycorythis laotica (Gagnep.) Summerh. 1955 Drawing by A Richard and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Part shade

Common Name The Laos Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Thailand, Laos and Vietnam as a miniature to small sized terrestrial with ovoid tubers giving rise to an erect stem carrying 5 to 9, lanceolate, acuminate leaves that blooms on a terminal, erect, single flowered inflorescence carrying white with violet spotted flowers

Synonyms *Habenaria laotica Gagnep. 1931; Phyllomphax laotica (Gagnep.) Szlach. 2006

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flore Generale de Indo-Chine Volume 6 Gagnepain 1934 as Habenaria laotica drawing fide; Contributions to a Revision of the Orchid Flora of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam Seidenfaden 1975 as Habenaria laotica; Contributions to a Revision of the Orchid Flora of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam Seidenfaden 1975;

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