Habenaria dryadum Schltr. 1906 SECTION Chlorinae

Collection sheet Type Drawing/collection sheet by Ridsdale & Lavarak and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part sun Hot warm LATER Summer

Common Name The Forest Loving Habenaria

Flower Size small

Found in New Guinea in thick shrub forests at elevations around 400 to 500 meters as a medium sized, hot to warm growing terrestrial that blooms in the later summer.

Synonyms Habenaria dryadum var. major Schltr. 1911; Habenaria epiphylla Schltr. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 drawing fide; The Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1911 as Habenaria dryadum var. major

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