Habenaria dryadum major

Habenaria dryadum Schltr. var. major Schltr., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 1 (1911) 15

Type: Schlechter 15707 (holo B, lost)

Differs from the typical variety in the more robust habit, larger flowers and the more incurved spur. (After Schlechter, 1911-1914).

Colours: .

Habitat: Terrestrial in leaf-litter in hill forest. Altitude 400 m.

Flowering time in the wild: March.

Distribution: Malesia (New Guinea, endemic).

Distribution in New Guinea: Papua New Guinea. See map: 347-168M.JPG

Cultivation: Warm growing terrestrial, keep in shade.