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Can someone identify this Dwarf Wild Orchid?

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    Question Can someone identify this Dwarf Wild Orchid?

    This is a dwarf wild orchid that grows in the limestone soil of jungles in tropical Southern Thailand. The flower is absolutely TINY in comparison to the bulb as it measures less than 1/2 inch in diameter. I am attaching photos of the whole plant and blooms. Know it??? Thanks for any info. !

    Cheers, Michael
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    hi michael,
    looks like eulophia to me.

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    I agree with Ron and I think it is Eulophia graminea which is quite common in the limestone foothills around my area; usually found growing together with Paph niveum and Calanthe reubens.

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    Thanks for the identification, guys.

    cheers,
    BD

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    Many thanks indeed!

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