Habenaria nuda Lindl. 1835 SECTION Nudae

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 sun Cool LATESummer Fall

Common Name The Naked Habenaria

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Minas Gerais states of Brazil as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped by leafbearing sheaths carrying linear, acumiante, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the late summer and fall on an erect, 2 to 4" [5 to 10 cm] long, 4 to 10 flowered inflorescence with erect, long acuminate, usually shorter than the ovary floral bracts.

Synonyms Habenaria nuda var. pygmaea Hoehne 1910;

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

Habenaria nuda var. pygmaea Hoehne 1910

Photos by © A. N. Batista; Joćo Batista F. da Silva; Luciano de Bem Bianchetti and the Orquideas de Minas Gerais; El Genero Habenaria

Part sun Cool fall winter

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