Pecteilis sagarikii Seidenf. 1973 Photo courtesy of Prem Subrahmanyam

Flower Closeup Photo by Eric Hunt and His Orchid Website.

Another Color Form Photo courtesy of David Kuehn

Common Name Sagarik's Pecteilis [Thai Botanist 20th cen]

Flower Size 3/5" [1.5 cm]

Found in Thailand as a medium sized terrestrial with ovoid tubers carrying 2 to 3, prostrate, ovate, rounded or obtuse apically, glossy dark green leaves held in a basal rosette that blooms in the summer and fall on an erect, terminal 2 to several flowered inflorescence with 4 or more acute sheaths and lanceolate, acute or acuminate floral bracts with 2 to 10, showy, slightly fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 2 Part One Pridgeon, Cribb, Chase and Rasmussen 2001 photo fide;