Orchids of Assam: Pecteilis susannae (L.) Raf:   Pecteilis susannae (L.) Raf. (Orchidaceae) from Assam.

Syn. Name:
Orchis susannae L.; Habenaria susannae (L.) R.Br. ex Spreng.; Platanthera susannae (L.) Lindl.; Hemihabenaria susannae (L.) Finet.

Photograph taken from Hawang, Karbi-Anglong, Assam at July- 2011





ORCHIDACEAE Juss. Fortnight: Pecteilis susannae (L.) Raf. from Hong Kong, PKS-59 : Attachments (3). 3 posts by 3 authors.

Pecteilis susannae (L.) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 2: 38 (1837).

Orchis susannae L., Sp. Pl.: 939 (1753).
Habenaria susannae (L.) R.Br. ex Spreng., Syst. Veg. 3: 692 (1826).
Platanthera susannae (L.) Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 295 (1835).
Hemihabenaria susannae (L.) Finet, Rev. Gén. Bot. 13: 532 (1902).
Platanthera robusta Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 295 (1835).

Distribution: Nepal to S. China and Malesia

Vow… What a beauty

Very beautiful..looks similar to P. gigantea… thanks for sharing