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Orchid-Mimicry: Dracula saulii from Colombia

Dracula saulii from Colombia- (The Mimicry Orchid) mirrors a simian face in it’s petals. This remarkable orchid grows in cloud forests on the side of mountains, at elevations of between and feet above sea level.

3.) Hooker’s Lips Psychotria elata is found in the rainforests of Central and South America where its bright red bracts resembling puckered lips are often given as a popular gift of affection. However, it became a little too popular and the victim of deforestation to the point where it is now on the brink of extinction

Monkey Face Orchid (Dracula Simia) Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis) Naked Man Orchid (Orchis Italica) Hooker’s Lips (Psychotria Elata) Dancing Girls (Impatiens Bequaertii) Laughing Bumble Bee Orchid (Oph.

Don’t feed the monkey orchids Wandering through the cloud forests of Ecuador and Peru could provide a healthy shock if you happen upon a cluster of the very rare Monkey Orchid (Dracula simian), which...

Don’t feed the monkey orchids Wandering through the cloud forests of Ecuador and Peru could provide a healthy shock if you happen upon a cluster of the very rare Monkey Orchid (Dracula simian)