Botanical name: Vanda testacea Family: Orchidaceae (Orchid family)
Small Flowered Vanda is a miniature sized, warm to hot growing, epiphyte orchid. It has alternate, linear, recurved leaves. Flowers are borne in a rather loosely 5-20 flowered inflorescence up to 17 cm long. The inflorescence is carried on a stout peduncle. Flowers are fragrant. Small Flowered Vanda is found in Myanamar, Thailand India and Sri Lanka, in dry broad-leafed forests at elevations of 780-2000 m. The plant blooms in the spring and early summer.
Identification credit: Shrikant Ingalhalikar
The flower labeled Small Flowered Vanda is ...