Fimbrorchis medusa is an orchid species identified by (Kraenzl.) Szlach. in 2004. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Habenaria medusa.
ORIGIN: Found in Laos, Vietnam, Borneo, Java, Sulawesi and Sumatra in grasslands at elevations around 400 to 800 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Medium sized [in flower], hot to warm growing terrestrial with 4 to 5, lanceolate, acute, subcordate basally leaves that blooms in the spring and summer on a terminal, to 16 [40 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence.
FLOWER SIZE: 3 1/2 inches [9 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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