Habenaria singapurensis Ridl. 1896 Photo by Mariam Jutta and The Malaysia Biological Diversity Clearing House Mechanisim Webpage

Common Name The Singapore Habenaria

Flower Size .72" [1.8 cm]

Found in penninsular Malaysia and northern Borneo in swamp forests as a large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with about 12, towards the middle, wideset near the apex, acute, anrrowing below into the short, channelled petiolate base leaves grading to bracts towards the apex, that blooms on a terminal, erect, to 4" [10 cm] long, densely several to many flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms Habenaria damaiensis J.J.Sm. 1926

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Malaya Vol 1 Holttum 1957; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide;

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