Habenaria ulei Cogn. 1893 SECTION Subnudas Drawing by Hoehne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name Ule's Habenaria [German Colletor and discoverer of species 1900's]

Flower Size .5" [1.25 cm]

Found in Santa Catarina state of Brazil as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with an erect, somewhat sinuous, few leaved stem carrying from the base, 2 to 3, small, oblong-lanceolate, acute to acuminate, 3 nerved, basally clasping leaves grading to bracts above that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, 1.2 to 3.2" [3 to 8 cm] long, 10 to 25 flowered inflorescence with lanceolate, acuminate, as long as or a bit shorter than the ovary floral bracts and carrying small, erect-patent, greenish flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I Hoehne 1940 drawing fide; Orchidaceae Brasilenses Band 1 Pabst and Dungs 1975;