Habenaria lisenarum G.A.Romero & J.A.N.Bat. 2009 SECTION Leptoceras Drawing by © Luis Ruiz Pérez and El Universal WebSite


Common Name Lisens' Habenaria

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in Venezuela in deciduous forsts in sandy soils as a small sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with an erect, leafy throughout stem carrying about 10, lanceolate, acute, spreading leaves that gradually decrease in size upwards that blooms in the late summer and early fall on a terminal, erect, 3.2 to 4" [8 to 10 cm] long,densely many flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, acuminate, as long as the ovary floral bracts and carrying white to greenish white flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Materials to the Orchid Flora of Colombia Vol 1 Szlachetko & Kolanowska 2017 drawing fide