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Shadow-witch orchid

Ponthieva racemosa

Description:

Properly named shadow-witch because it seems to resemble a flying witch that looks like she's screaming. This particular orchid was found in an area where they are not normally known to reside. It is terrestrial and can grow anywhere between 8-60cm tall.

Habitat:

Found among damp-wet, shady woods and swamps.

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2 Comments

MarioCisneros
MarioCisneros 8 years ago

Thanks, Maria :)

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Beautiful!

MarioCisneros
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MarioCisneros

West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on Nov 25, 2012
Submitted on Nov 25, 2012

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