Habenaria cephalotes Lindl. 1835 SECTION Habenariae Drawing by Wight and The Plant Illustration WebSite

partial sun Cold Summer

Common Name The Head-Shaped Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in southern India at elevations of 2000 to 2500 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying short, broad, oblong leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, densely flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Plantaginorchis cephalotes (Lindl.) Szlach.2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Indian Orchids A Field Guide to Identification and Culture Vol 1 Pradhan 1976 drawing fide