Habenaria macrostachya Lindl. 1835 SECTION Habenariae Collection sheet by Rechinger and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria WebSite

Part ShadeWarm Cool Fall

Common Name The Large Inflorescence Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in India and Sri Lanka at elevations around 542 to 1250 meters as a medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying crowded, oblanceolate, acute, broadly petiolate base leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, terminal, laxly flowered inflorescence with equal to the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Indian Orchids A Field Guide to Identification and Culture Vol 1 Pradhan 1976 drawing fide