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Hot Lips

Psychotria poeppigiana


not only sensual but also psychedelic...

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34 Comments (1–25)

TicThapanya 9 years ago

Congratulations SOTD, Andreas, very beautiful and amazing flower

If you see the pcitures in order: 1,3,2; ti really dos have sense! Haha.
Amazing shots!

The second picture definitely doesn't look "hot"! :) Amazing spotting, though.

4D4Gprojectnoah 9 years ago

wow! i never new that there was a flower that looked like hot lips!!

i hope you find some more hot lips!!!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 9 years ago

Amazing spotting and well deserved, congrats!

Cody.conway 9 years ago

Grats on SOTD, this plant is a very commonly used flower for Teas in the mayan community, particularly for woman who have just given birth. The effects are both calmining and . . well "Tightening", according to the mayans!

Andreas Kay
Andreas Kay 9 years ago

Thank you all for your kind comments and a big kiss from this flower ;)

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 9 years ago

Awesome spotting! Congratulations Andreas!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 9 years ago

For a second I thought Project Noah got hacked. LOL! I thought I was seeing things. HA! LOL! Great spot!

LeanneGardner 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas on your amazing SOTD! What fantastic lips :)

C.Sydes 9 years ago

stunning inflorescence, great spotting

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 9 years ago

spectacular plant and CONGRAGULATIONS!

DigantaGogoi 9 years ago


Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 9 years ago

congratulations on SOTD Andreas! brilliant spotting.

Cjagentdave 9 years ago

weird pic but kinda cool

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 9 years ago

Pretty! 💋

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

Congrats Andreas

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 9 years ago

congratulations Andreas

Congratulations Andreas !

Atul 9 years ago

Congratulations ... Thank you for sharing :)

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas ! and thanks for sharing this wonderful spotting.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas !!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas. That's a great and amusing series.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas!

NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

Congratulations Andreas!

Andreas Kay
Spotted by
Andreas Kay

Puyo, Pastaza, Ecuador

Spotted on Oct 3, 2012
Submitted on May 28, 2013

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