Habenaria pseudocaldensis Kraenzl. 1911 SECTION Pentadactylae Urban Drawing by Hoehne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Warm Cool Summer

Common Name The False Caldense Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in Matto Grosso state of Brazil in humid fields and along rivers as a medium sized, warm to cool growing terrestrial with a sinuous, leafy stem carrying well spaced, erect basally clasping, more or less adpressed tothe stem, lanceolate, acute to acuminate leaves that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, 4 to 4.8" [10 to 12 cm] long, 6 to 7 flowered inflorescence with oblong, acute, as long as the pedicel floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing fide