Habenaria dichopetala Thwaites 1861 Drawing by M.D.Dassanayake & F.R.Fosberg and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Part shade

Common Name The Two Colored Petal Habenaria

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Tamil Nadu India and Sri Lanka as a small sized terrestrial with thin elliptic, acute to acuminate basally clasping leaves that blooms on an erect, terminal, 6" [15 cm] long, laxly few flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;