This Orchid-Filled Event is Beyond Beautiful...
Taiwan International Orchid Show is one of the most dazzling orchid shows in the world. Taiwan occupies a pivotal position in the world of orchids, accounting for over 70 percent of the total value of Taiwan's horticultural exports around the world.
The Orchid Mantis Reminds Me of Both Insect and Plant
Many of us are not fans of insects, but you have to admit that the orchid mantis is truly breathtaking! One of nature's most spectacular beings is also one of the most vicious.
There Are So Many Beautiful Types of Orchids...
Monkey Face Orchid source 2. Ghost Orchid source Some orchids can be eaten, and, in fact, vanilla is in the orchid family, so it's a safe bet that you've eaten orchids before. 3. Flying Duck Orchid [related_articles] 4.
These Orchids Look Like Anything Else Other Than Flowers
Dove Orchid Or Holy Ghost Orchid (Peristeria elata) [related_articles] White Egret Orchid (Habenaria Radiata) The Darth Vader (Aristolochia Salvadorensis) An Orchid That Looks Like A Ballerina Monkey Face Orchid (Dracula Simia) Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis) Naked Man Orchid (Orchis Italica) Hooker’s Lips
This Flower Gets Its Name From the Animal It Resembles
These beautiful orchids are not man made, although they may seem like it to us. They come from the south-eastern Ecuadorian and Peruvian cloud forests. They only grow at heights of 1-2 km above sea level, and so are quite hard to come by.
If These Stunning Flowers Don't Amaze You, Nothing Will!
Orchid Orchids are some of the most exotic flowers that you can grow in your home. There are over 20,000 types of orchids, with the most popular ones being the moth orchid ( Orchidaceae phalaenopsis ).
I Have Never Been This Moved by a Flower's Beauty
The presentation is accompanied by music To start the music click on "play" Bat Flower Foxglove Dracula Orchid Banksia cuneata Ophrys tenthredinifera "You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way."
Jason Gamrath Makes the Best Glass Flowers I've Ever Seen
He creates anything from colorful fly catchers to gorgeous orchids. I love art that imitates nature, and these are a beautiful example.
These Mystical Plants Seem To Be From Another Planet
Known as the naked man orchid or the Italian orchid, the Orchis italica is a species of orchid native to the Mediterranean. On rare occasions, pure white specimens of this beautiful orchid also occur! Image source: Flickr 9.
Singapore is Home to the Most Gorgeous 160 Year Old Garden
It is jam-packed with many attractions, including a small rainforest, the National Orchid Garden, the Ginger Garden, a children’s garden, 3 lakes, an outdoor auditorium for symphonies, a picnic lawn, 4 different restaurants and numerous botanical research centers.
17 Flowers That Prove the World is Full of Surprises!
The butterfly orchid (Phalaenopsis Amabilis) If you didn’t know, there are more than 25,000 different species of orchids in the world, so it is easy to understand why more than a few have made it on to our list of special flowers, the first of which is the butterfly orchid, which received its name because
Who Needs a Green Thumb? Decorate Your Home with Plants!
Humidity-loving orchid Orchids bloom several times a year and love light and humidity. They are successful in sunny bathrooms. Since orchids are potted in a mix of peat, charcoal, and bark, their water drains fast.
A Flower Timelapse That Will Brighten Up Your Day
(We highly recommend changing the settings from 360p to 720p hd in the lower right hand corner of the video player for a more enjoyable viewing experience. ) The gorgeous flowers seen in this video are: Lillium, hibiscus, carnations, orchids, dandelions, lilies, daisies, alstroemeria, peonies and nigella
These Flowers are Some of the Most Expensive in the World
Gold of Kinabalu Orchid Orchids are stunning but very delicate flowers that can be grown in every climate. One of the most expensive is the Gold of Kinabalu orchid that runs at $6000 per flower and can only be found in the Kinabalu National Park in Malaysia.
Nothing Beats the Beauty of An Ecuadorian Botanical Garden
This gargantuan garden is home to a variety of plants, including water-faring flora like cloud forests and Páramo plants, medicinal plants and those used for spiritual healing, and, of course, an orchid garden.
7 Odd Moments in History That Sound Too Surreal Today
Orchidelirium Orchids are beautiful, aren’t they? But do you know that during the 1800s, orchids triggered a widespread craze among the elites?
Stunning Flowers and Inspiring Quotes to Brighten Your Day
To start the music click on "play" Lily Butterfly orchid Iris " There are always flowers for those who want to see them. " ~ Henri Matisse Narcissus flower Allium Amaryllis " To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour
Eden on Earth: 7 of the World’s Most Breathtaking Gardens
But the main attraction is the National Orchid Garden, a center specializing in cultivating new orchid species for export all around the world. The orchid garden is also the only attraction in the park that charges an entry fee, but it's well worth the price. 3.
These Exotic Flowers Are Just Plain Beautiful!
American ghost orchid ( Dendrophylax lindenii ) is a leafless orchid that grows in the Bahamas, Cuba and Florida. The plants anchor themselves to trees and the roots themselves are photosynthetic.
11 Non-Toxic Plants Perfect For Homes With Pets and Kids
Orchid ( Orchidaceae ) Orchids are regarded as one the most beautiful flowers in existence. According to the least conservative estimates, there are 28,000 types of orchids out there, so expect to find a wild variety of colors and shapes at your nearest gardening center.
Behold, 10 of the Most Beautiful Flowers in the World!
Orchids The Orchid flower comes in an impressive amount of varieties - over 25,000 species! The plant easily adapts to its environment and is available almost all over the world.
Draw Inspiration From These Beautiful Flowers and Quotes
To start the music click on "play" Lily Butterfly orchid [related_articles] Iris "There are always flowers for those who want to see them." - Henri Matisse Narcissus flower Allium Amaryllis "To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity
Your Day Will Surely Be Brightened By These Beautiful Bugs
Orchid Bee (Euglossa viridissima) (By Eframgoldberg, Wikimedia Commons ) 2. Jewel Beetle (Anthaxia scutellaris) by Gail Hampshire ( Flickr ) 3. Rainbow Shield Bug (Calidea Dregii) ( Flickr ) 4. Emerald Swallowtail (Papilio palinurus) (By D. Gordon E. Robertson, Wikimedia Commons ) 5.
Not Only Are These Flowers Rare, But They're Also Stunning
Ghost Orchid Source Source The ghost orchid, so named because of the shape of its petals, is most commonly found in areas of Cuba and Florida and is extremely fussy about where it grows. It requires very specific host trees to grow properly, and conditions need to be perfect for it to flower.