Habenaria sylvicultrix Lindl. ex Kraenzl 1892 SECTION NudaePhoto courtesy of Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz and their Website

Full shadeWarmCool

Common Name The Forest Dwelling Habenaria

Flower Size .8" [2cm]

Found in Amazonas Brazil under trees with deep shade as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem enveloped by leaf-bearing sheaths mcarrying linear, acuminate basally clasping sheaths that blooms on an erect, to 10" [25 cm] long, few to several flowered inflorescence with acuminate, shorter than the ovary floral bracts.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing ok; Orchidaceae Brasilensis Band 1 Pabst & Dungs 1975

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