Habenaria longicorniculata J.Graham 1839 SECTION Habenaria Photo by Snonyomousr and his flickr Orchid Photo Website

Drawing Drawing by Matilda Smith, Fitch and Hooker

Fragrant Part Shade Warm Cool Winter

Common Name The Small Horned Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in India and Sri Lanka as a medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with 5 to 10, basally clustered, oblong to oblong-lanceolate, acute leaves that blooms in the winter on an erect, terminal,1 to 4 flowered inflorecsence carrying fragrant flowers

Synonyms Habenaria gracilis Rchb.f. 1865; Habenaria longicalcarata A.Rich.1841; Habenaria longicalcarata var. viridis Blatt. & McCann 1932

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Indian Orchids A Field Guide to Identification and Culture Vol 1 Pradhan 1976 drawing fide; Orchids of India A Glimpse Misra 2007 drawing fide;

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