Habenaria pycnostachya Barb.Rodr. 1882 SECTION Humilis Drawing by Cogniaux

Common Name The Densely Flowered Inflorescence Habenaria

Flower Size 3/8" [9 mm]

Found in southeastern Brazil as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped completely by 7 to 8, distichous, broadly triangular, lanceolate, three nerved, acute, basally clasping leaves that blooms on an erect, .8 to 1.2" [2 to 3 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence with lanceoalte, acuminate, longer than the flowers, apically recurved floral bracts.

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

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