Habenaria chlorosepala D.L.Jones 1998 Drawing by Lewis Roberts and Wikimedia Website

Part sun Warm summerEARLY Fall

Common Name The Green Sepaled Habenaria - In Australia - The Green Hooded Rein Orchid

Flower Size 1/4" [8mm]

Found in Queensland Australia at elevations of 200 to 400 meters among low shrubs and grass on slopes and among grasses in sparse woodlands that partially flood during the wet season as a small to large sized, hot growing terrestrial with 2 to 3, basal, erect, bluish green leaves that blooms in the summer and early fall on an erect, 8 to 21.5" [20 to 53 cm] long, 8 to 20 flowered inflorescence and carrying slightly fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo fide;