Habenaria woodii Schltr. 1906 Photo by O'Connor and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full sun Cool Fall

Common Name Wood's Habenaria [South African Botanist 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in Natal South Africa in moist subtropical grasslands at elevations below 600 meters as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with a very slender stem carrying a few, narrowly linear leaves that blooms in the fall on a terminal, erect, laxly many flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Bilabrella woodii (Schltr.) Szlach. & Kras 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Wild Orchids of Southern Africa Stewart, Linder, Schelpe and Hall 1982;