Habenaria leonensis Kraenzl. ex T.Durand & Schinz 1894

Inflorescence Photos by Copyright Rogier Van Vugt and His PBase Orchid Photo Website


Common Name The Sierra Leone Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Congo and Gabon at elevations of 70 to 1350 meters as a hot to cool growing terrestrial that blooms in the late summer and fall on an erect, several to many flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Habenaria candida Lindl. ex Kraenzl. 1893; Habenella leonensis (Kraenzl. ex T.Durand & Schinz) Szlach. & Kras 2007

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 32 # 10 1963;