Habenaria cruciata J.J.Sm. 1908 SECTION Cruciatae Kraenzl. TYPE for the section


Plant and FlowersPhotos by Takato NATSU from Japan and his Japan Orchids Page

Part shade

Common Name The Cross-Shaped Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea,


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912/85; A Guide to the Monocotyledons of Papua New Guinea Part 4 Orchidaceae [in Part] Howcroft 1984; Checklist of Papusian Orchids Ormerod 2017;