- White egret orchid or pecteilis radiata is a strikingly beautiful flowering plant native to Asia. It is also known as fringed orchid and Sagiso. The plant blooms in summer and have attractive pearly white flowers. The flowers look like the snowy egret bird in flight. The small flowers only have a width of 4 cm. The pristine white petals look like the tail of a bird. The plant also features large nectary which grows up to a length of 8 cm.