Habenaria propinquior Rchb.f. 1871 Drawing by Lewis Roberts and Wikimedia Website

Part sun Hot summer EARLY Fall

Common Name The Closely Related Habenaria - In Australia - The Common Rein Orchid

Flower Size 1/2 to 5/8" [1.2 to 1.4cm]

Found in Queensland Australia at elevations of sea level to 400 meters in drier woodlands and low lying sandy heathlands as a medium to large sized, hot growing terrestrial with 2 to 4 basal leaves that blooms in the summer and early fall on an erect, 8 to 16" [20 top 40 cm] long, 10 to 30 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo fide;