Habenaria barbertonii Kraenzl. & Schltr. 1897

Photo by Douglas McMurtry and The Afriorchids Flickr Orchid Photo Website

partial shade Cold Summer

Common Name The Barberton Habenaria [A location in northern South Africa

Flower Size

Found in northern South Africa in rocky highland savannah at elevations of 1200 to 1800 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with cauline leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, laxly 4 to 12 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Field Guide to the Orchids of Northern South Africa and Swaziland McMurty, Grobler, Grobler and Burns 2008 photos fide;