Habenaria nemorosa Barb.Rodr. 1877 SECTION Leptoceras Drawing by Cogniaux

Part shade WarmCool

Common Name The Forest-Loving Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Minas Gerais Brazil in wet shady forests as a medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped by imbricating, sheaths becoming above, elliptic-oblong, acute to slightly acuminate, basally clasping leaves that blooms on an erect, terminal, 5.2 to 5.6" [13 to 14 cm] long, laxly 12 to 14 flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, long-acuminate, as long as the ovary floral bracts and carrying patent to erect-patent, green flowers.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing fide; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst and Dungs 1975 drawing fide;

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