la gloriosa, una planta originaria de Sudáfrica y algunos países de Asia,. La apariencia inigualable de sus zarcillos largos y rojos, y el color naranja y amarillo de sus pétalos, son dos atributos que hacen que esta flor tenga una belleza única.
Is it an alien? Is it a sea anemone? Nope, it’s the Naked Man Orchid! This little guy (or guys) also known as the Hanging Man Orchid, are native to the Mediterranean regions and resemble tiny little hanging naked men
Native to and national flower of Panama, the Dove or Holy Ghost Orchid produces delicately marbled white flowers that, if you look closely, look like they have a small dove with open wings perched inside.
"One of the most attractive things about the flowers is their beautiful reserve." - Henry David Thoreau
"Fly Orchid" - 'Ophrys insectifera.' "The Fly Orchid is a relatively widespread type of European orchid that grows to be between 11 and 15 inches tall with flowers that look like little flies, with big, black, bug eyes and all. The Fly Orchid is named such because it was discovered that it attracts flies and aphids by secreting pheromones!"