FUCK YEAH, ORCHID SPECIES!


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March 19, 2012
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Phalaenopsis gigantea, native to the island of Borneo. It gets the specific epithet “gigantea" from its leaves, which are the largest of the genus. Flowers are fragrant and open simultaneously. Photograph by Eric Hunt.

Phalaenopsis gigantea, native to the island of Borneo. It gets the specific epithet “gigantea" from its leaves, which are the largest of the genus. Flowers are fragrant and open simultaneously. Photograph by Eric Hunt.


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Tags: Phalaenopsis Orchidaceae orchids Borneo

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