Habenaria microstylina Rchb.f. 1878 TYPEDrawing by Mandon and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz HerbariaWebsite

Part shade Cold Summer

Common Name The Small Inflorescnece? Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Peru and Bolivia on grassy slopes and pastures at elevations of 2300 to 2800 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with an erect leafy stem carrying many, all along the stem, erect, ovate, amplexicaul, acuminate leaves that blooms in the summer on an erect, terminal, 2.4" [6 cm] long, densely several flowered inflorescence with shorter than the ovary floral bracts and carrying campanulate flowers.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Icones Orchidacearum Peruviarum Plate 666 Bennett & Christenson 2001 drawing fide;

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