Erythrorchis altissima (Blume) Blume, Rumphia 1: 200 (1837) (syn: Cyrtosia altissima Blume; Erythrorchis ochobiensis (Hayata) Garay; Galeola altissima (Blume) Rchb.f.; Galeola ochobiensis Hayata; Haematorchis altissima (Blume) Blume; Vanilla taiwaniana S.S.Ying);
Assam to Japan (Islands off S. Kyushu)and Malesia: Assam, Borneo, Cambodia, East Himalaya, Hainan, Japan, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO;

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An interesting plant. Very rare. May be a parasite.
ID please

I think it is Erythrorchis altissima (Orchidaceae)

Very interesting. It is indeed a member of Vanilloideae and most likely Erythrorchis altissima known from Northeast India. This is not a parasite.
Would be good to see flowering plants.

I found it is more close to Galeola sp

It could be Galeola or Erythrorchis.
Cant confirm without flowers.




POWO  Catalogue of Life  GBIF (High resolution specimens) India Biodiversity Portal  indefenseofplants  Research Gate

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