Habenaria singularis Summerh.1966 SECTION Productae Summerh. Drawing by Summerhhayes and Kew Gardens Website

Part shadeCool LATERSummer

Common Name The Singular Habenaria

Flower Size 3/4" [1.8 cm]

Found in Zimbabwe in montane grasslands at elevations around 1500 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing glabrous terrestrial with a stem carrying 6 to 11, the lowermost 1 to 2, sheathlike, the middle 3 to 7, recurved, lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, acute and the upper leaves grading into bracts that blooms in the later summer on a terminal, erect, fairly lax, 4 to 25 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Renzorchis singularis (Summerh.) Olszewski & Szlach. 2000

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Zasmbesiaca Vol 11 Part 1 Pope 1995 drawing fide; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 2 Part One Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2001

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