ORIGIN: A beautiful foxtail orchid, that has a great scent and comes from Assam, Bangladesh, eastern Himalayas, India, Nepal, western Himalayas, Andaman Islands, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam in semi-deciduous and deciduous dry lowland tropical and subtropical forests at elevations of sea-level to 1100 meters.
DESCRIPTION: A small to medium sized, hot to cool growing, monopodial orchid with a stout, many leafed stem, carrying ligulate, distichous, curved, bilobed apically leaves that is deeply channeled and keeled and blooms in the spring and summer on a a rarely branched, 12 [30 cm] long, pendulous, many [to 50] flowered inflorescence with waxy, fragrant flowers.
FLOWER SIZE: 3/4 to 1 inch [1.85 cm to 2.5 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).