Botanical name: Habenaria roxburghii Family: Orchidaceae (Orchid family)
Synonyms: Orchis roxburghii, Orchis plantaginea, Gymnadenia plantaginea
Roxburgh's Habenaria is an erect tuberous ground orchid, up to 30 cm tall. Leaves are circular, lying flat on the ground. Flowers are white, borne in elongated racemes. Roxburgh's Habenaria is commonly found in the undergrowth of forest in shady localities in the Eastern Ghats. Flowering: July–August.
Identification credit: J. M. Garg
The flower labeled Roxburgh's Habenaria is ...