Luisia trichorhiza (Hook.) Blume, Rumphia 4: 50 (1849) (syn: Luisia retusa Rchb.f. ; Luisia trichorhiza var. flava K.Gogoi; Vanda trichorhiza Hook. );
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Himalaya to Indo-China: Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, West Himalaya as per POWO;
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Common name: Hairy-Root Luisia
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Please ID this Orchid: 5 images.
Blooming this Orchid in my garden now. Please confirm whether it is Luisia sp. or any other species
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East Sikkim


Luisia trichorhiza.


Thanks, Madhusudhan… , for id as Luisia trichorhiza


This is a Luisia, not easy to confirm the species, but if I have to guess this is Luisia trichorhiza. Leaves should be uniformly cylindric throughout their length.


 

 


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References:
POWO  Catalogue of Life  GBIF (High resolution specimens)  Annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal  India Flora Online Flowers of India  Wikimedia Commons  IOSPE Photos

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