Habenaria alagensis Ames 1907

Inflorescence Photos by Melanie Schori and herFlickr Orchid Photo WebSite

Part Shade Hot Cool LATE Winter EARLY Spring

Common Name The Alag River Habenaria [A river on Mindoro Island]

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations of sealevel to 2000 meters as a large sized, hot to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying, at the base, oblong to lanceolate leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on an erect, terminal, many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Habenaria luzonensis Ames 1912

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2009 photo fide;