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    Default Unknown species

    This new species from Borneo very small and cute the flower spikes may reach more than one foot with sequential blooms about 2 6 flowers at times. Very small about 1 cm. No idea the ID.
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    The first photo made me think it was a phal of some type, but then the next photo changed my mind. It is a cool bloom.

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    hai zain,
    ohhh, its very cute and all this sparkle....
    i could imagine a name with the word "crystal" in it.

    good luck

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    Default Probably a Tuberolabium.

    rhopalorrhachis?

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    hi Zain, do u have a picture of the whole plant?

    Could be Pteroceras teres...

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    i think tim is closer to id it, the lip is just a bit more different on the teres.

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    Yeah, Tim is probably correct.

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    It's VERY cute! Is it fragrant?

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    Thanks everybody for your participation, ok I will follow Tim suggestion and Tuberorarium sp as describe by Nelson. Just compare this the 2 species.
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    Default Tuberolabium rhopalorrhachis?

    Tim I don't think this one is Pterocheras teres, the nature of the leaves itself are so different from this plant. Here is the plant for the Tuberolabium rhopalorrhachis with flower. Well good to have the new species to discuss to get the ID.
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