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Some Kind of Orchid
Lens: Pentax D FA Macro SMC 100mm F2.8 WR - FULL FRAME Camera: Pentax K3 Mark iii Photo Location: Cairns Botanical Garden ISO: 6400 Shutter Speed: 1/250s Aperture: F9 
Posted By: K2 to K50, 10-02-2023, 07:47 PM

Taken inside the Watkins Munro Martin Conservatory in the Cairns Botanical Gardens. ID anyone?

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10-02-2023, 10:47 PM   #2
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Maybe @OrchidJulie can help.
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QuoteOriginally posted by K2 to K50 Quote
Taken inside the Watkins Munro Martin Conservatory in the Cairns Botanical Gardens. ID anyone?
Beautiful! It's a hybrid Vanda orchid, but which one (there are hundreds and hundreds of them) I can only guess. Generally quite large flowers, I'd guess this one is at least three inches wide and that much or more tall. On a tall stem with multiple flowers of the same appearance.
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Nice shape and colouring

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Oh my gosh! What an excellent capture of such a lovely Orchid. Many thanks for posting.


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