Habenaria guaraensis J.A.N.Bat. & Bianch. 2010 SECTION Nudae

TYPE Drawing Photo/TYPE Drawing by J.A.N.Batista & L.B.Bianchetti and The Epidendra WebSite

partial shade Warm Cool LATE Spring EARLY Summer

Common Name The Guara' Habenaria [An Ecological Reserve in the District Federal]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in the District Federal of Brazil in wet grasslands at elevations around 1000 meters as a large sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect stem carrying 9 to 12, adpressed to the stem, narrowly linear leaves that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an erect, terminal, 4 to 5.2" [10 to 13 cm] long, loosely 7 to 12 flowered inflorescence with oblong-lanceolate, caudate, longer than the ovary floral bracts. .


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Brittonia 62: 66, 71-72, 74 J.A.N.Bat. & Bianch. 2010 drawing fide