Orlando Wetlands Park, Orange County, FL, February 2015.
Found it again at the same spot. The out of focus brown oval to the lower left is last year's seed capsule, still standing. In Sphagnum mat with Labrador Tea, Leatherleaf, Tamarack, Arbor vitae growing nearby.
Orlando Wetlands Park, Orange County, FL, April 2015. Planted in garden.
Charles Bronson State Forest, Joshua Creek Tract, Orange County, FL, April 2015.
Thanks to Prem Subrahmanyam for IDing this one!
Orchidaceae is a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants with blooms that are often colourful and often fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family. Along with the Asteraceae, they are one of the two largest families of flowering plants, with between 21,950 and 26,049 currently accepted species, found in 880 genera. Selecting which of the two families is larger is still under debate, as concrete numbers on such enormous families are constantly in flux. Regardless,...