Habenaria trichaete Schltr. 1911 SECTION Salaccensses Kraenzl. Photo courtesy of Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz and their Website

Part shade Hot Warm Fall LATEWinter

Common Name The Three Bristled Habenaria

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in humus in primary forests at elevations of 400 to 1000 meters as a hot to warm growing terrestrial that blooms in the fall and late winter on an erect several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912/1985 drawing fide; A Guide to the Monocotyledons of Papua New Guinea Part 4 Orchidaceae [in Part] Howcroft 1984; Checklist of Papusian Orchids Ormerod 2017;