Spiranthes spiralis for confirmation : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (6) – around 800 kb each.
Family – Orchidaceae
To me this hairy white flowered Spiranthes looks close to Spiranthes spiralis.
But still I am not sure as Spiranthes is a complex genus with some newly described species from Himalayas like S.himalayensis.
I hope orchid experts like Pankaj Kumar sir will help to confirm it.
The plants are found growing in association with Epipactis veratrifolia and Equisetum sp. in marshy fields.
Altitude – 750metres amsl
From Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh
Dated – 27/4/2018
Spiranthes sinensis ?
This can be S. himalayensis or a hairy form of S. sinensis but can’t confirm without dissecting.
Thanks a lot for sharing.