Habenaria magdalenensis Hoehne 1937 SECTION Leptoceras

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 shade Cool LATE Summer

Common Name The Magdalena? Habenaria

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais and Rio de Janiero states of Brazil as a miniature to medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with an eret stem enveloped by reticulate-venulose, long-lanceolate, acute, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the late summer on an erect, 4.8m to 8" [12 to 20 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Habenaria st.-magdalenensis Hoehne 1937; Habenella magdalenensis (Hoehne) Szlach. & Kras-Lap. 2006; Platantheroides magdalenensis (Hoehne) Szlach 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing ok; 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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