Habenaria dryadum Schltr. 1906 SECTION Chlorinae Drawing by Howcroft

TYPE Drawing

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

Part sun Hot 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 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; A Guide to the Monocotyledons of Papua New Guinea Part 4 Orchidaceae [in Part] Howcroft 1984 drawing fide; Checklist of Papusian Orchids Ormerod 2017;

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