Habenaria integrilabris J.J.Sm. 1909

Drawing by J J Smith and the Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Part shade Cool

Common Name The Smooth Rimmed Lip Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in northern Sumatra near Lake Toba at elevations around 1050 meters as a medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with lanceolate, acuminate leaves and above many leafy lanceolate to linear leafy bracts that blooms on an erect, terminal, peduncle to 3" [7.5 cm] long, rachis to 2.6" [6.5 cm] long, to 10 flowered inflorescence with linear, gradually narrowed, very acute, ciliate floral bracts and carrying medium sized, white flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001; Orchid Digest Vol 81 #1 2017 photo fide;