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Old 1st January 2009, 09:21 PM
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Default Orchid or ... ?

Got this plant from my aunt.It is quite tall.Anybody can identify what species is this.Although the flower looks like orchid but the roots and basals are more like normal plants.

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Old 2nd January 2009, 12:34 AM
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Default Re: Orchid or ... ?

definetely an orchid, arundina graminifolia.

sometimes also called bamboo orchid due to the similarities of the plant to bamboo. you can find a lot of this orchid on the way up to Cameron Highland if you use Simpang Pulai route.
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Thats a beautiful plant.
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Thanks for the info Harris.This plant is something like hybrid for me.Really looks different from normal orchides.
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