Cheirostylis flabellata (A.Rich.) Wight 1851 Photos by © Michael Pascoe and The Canada Plants Website

Another Flower?

Another Angle

Plant and Flower in situ

Photos by ©Rik and Orchids Online Australia Website

Common Name The Small Fan Cheirostylis

Flower Size .32" [8mm]

Found in Assam, the eastern Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka and Myanamar and blooms in the winter

MAJOR CAUTION I have no way of verifying these determination so please use with caution. The first photo is close to the only refefernce that I have which is a thai species reference and it is not listed as from there, the second much less so

Synonyms *Goodyera flabellata A.Rich. 1841; Monochilus flabellatus (A.Rich.) Wight 1851

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo ok to the first not to the second