Habenaria paranaensis Barb.Rodr.1882 SECTION Leptoceras Drawing by Cogniaux

Full shade Cool spring summer

Common Name The Parana Habenaria [A state of southern Brazil]

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Brazil and Paraguay at elevations around 1200 to 1900 meters as a large sized, cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped by imbricating, triangular, loose sheaths becoming above, oblong, obtuse, basally clasping leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on an erect, 4 to 6" [10 to 15 cm] long, laxly many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Habenaria campos-portoi Schltr. 1930; Habenaria janeirensis Kraenzl. 1893

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 as H campos-portoi drawing ok; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing ok;

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