Habenaria pinzonii R.González & Cuevas-Figueroa 2004 publ. 2006 TYPE Drawing by © R.González & Cuevas-Figueroa and The Epidendra Website


Common Name Pinzon's Habenaria [Mexican Original Collector of Species current]

Flower Size

Found in Guerrero, Nayarit, Jalisco, Oajaca and Sinaloa? Mexico in pine/oak forests at elevations around 1200 to 1500 meters as a small sized, cool growing terrestrial with hanging, ovoid tubers giving rise to an erect stem enveloped by leaf sheath bases and carrying cauline, adpressed to the stem, conduplicate to flat, grading larger to the middle, oblanceolate, to lanceolate, acuminate, grading to bracts above, denticulate margined leaves that blooms in the later summer on a terminal, erect, racemose, lax, 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm] long, 3 to 7 flowered inflorescence with adpressed, conduplicate, ovate-lanceoalte, acute floral bracts and carrying white, simultaneously opening flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Ibugana 12(2): 8-11. R.González & Cuevas-Figueroa 2004 drawing fide