Several Gastrodia plants in flower under the rhododendrons in the dell of the Botanic Garden.
Newborough Warren, Newborough, Anglesey, Wales
Lech, Vorarlberg, Austria
Sobre àrbol vivo, en bioma de bosque tropical caducifolio (selva seca), con 4 pseudobubos de 4-7 cm de largo cilindrico-fusiformes, cubiertos parcialmente por vainas papiraceas, hojas ausentes durante la floracion, vara floral originada en la base del pseudobulbo con flores color amarillo canario fragantes, labelo torcido hacia un lado con la punta esfumada de color ocraceo, polinizado por abejas Euglosinas.
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,...