Habenaria juruenensis Hoehne 1915 SECTION Guilleminii

Plant in situ Brazil

Perianth

Pedicel and Spur

Photos by © A. N. Batista; Joćo Batista F. da Silva; Luciano de Bem Bianchetti and the Orquideas de Minas Gerais; El Genero Habenaria

Part sun Cool Summer

Common Name The Juruena Habenaria [A river in Amazonas state of Brazil]

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Goias, DF, Matto Grosso , Minas Gerais, and Tocantins states of Brazil in dry grasslands as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped by imbricating, sheaths carrying oblong-lanceolate, acute, shorter below, longer above floral bracts. that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, several flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing fide; Orquideas de Minas Gerais; El Genero Habenaria Joćo A. N. Batista; Joćo Batista F. da Silva; Luciano de Bem Bianchetti; Rev. bras. Bot. vol.31 no.1 Sćo Paulo Jan./Mar. 2008 photo

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