Orchid from Rajmachi

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Rajesh Sachdev

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Jul 29, 2009, 3:26:17 AM7/29/09
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Name of Species: habenaria Rariflora
Common Name: Chire Habe-amri
Family: Orchidaceae
Photographed: 27th July, 2009
Location: Rajmchi, Lonavala.
Camera: Olympus SP570UZ 
Lens: OLYMPUS ED LENS AF ZOOM 4.6 - 92 mm 
Description: Terrestrial herb, common on vertical wet rock faces in hills & Slopes. 


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Dr.Gautam Joglekar

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Jul 29, 2009, 1:06:37 PM7/29/09
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Hi Rajesh,

Nice picture.

That looks like H. grandifloriformis.

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Dr. Gautam Joglekar.

Adittya Dharap

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Jul 29, 2009, 9:32:13 PM7/29/09
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Hello,
 
Appears like it is H.rariflora.
The leaves can clear the mist & confirm the identification. There is clear distinction between the leaves of H.rariflora & H.grandifloriformis.
 
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Adittya Dharap


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J.M. Garg

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Jul 30, 2009, 2:38:27 AM7/30/09
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Connecting with the main thread:
 
"Hello,
 
Appears like it is H.rariflora.
The leaves can clear the mist & confirm the identification. There is clear distinction between the leaves of H.rariflora & H.grandifloriformis.
 
regards
 
Adittya Dharap"


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Rajesh Sachdev

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Jul 30, 2009, 3:13:23 AM7/30/09
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To clear the mist, do I have to go again and photograph the flower at Rajmachi......MY GOD

2009/7/30 J.M. Garg <jmg...@gmail.com>

J.M. Garg

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Aug 14, 2009, 11:36:07 AM8/14/09
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H.rariflora is stated to be endemic to Tamilnadu & Kerala as per link:
2009/7/30 Rajesh Sachdev <leopa...@gmail.com>
2009/7/30 J.M. Garg <jmg...@gmail.com>
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