Habenaria barbata Wight ex Hook.f. 1890 Drawing by M.D.Dassanayake & F.R.Fosberg and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Part shade

Common Name The Bearded Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in southern India and Sri Lanka as a small to medium sized terrestrial with an erect stem carrying lanceolate, acute, grading smaller and more conduplicate above leaves that blooms on an erect, 3.2" [8 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms Ate virens Lindl. 1835; Habenaria virens (Lindl.) Abeyw. 1959

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;