Pink and Purple Cattleya Orchid

Orchids were discovered by the Western world in 1817 when a vagabond plant collector sent a bundle of flowered plants found in Brazil (and thought to be parasitic) back to the Glasgow Botanic Garden.

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Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Flowers
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Pink and Purple Cattleya Orchid, Maui Island, Maui County, Hawaii, photo by Patrick McNally