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Plant insitu

This is a discussion on Plant insitu within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; Today I went to the jungle and found up few species of orchids, just to ...

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    Smile Plant insitu

    Today I went to the jungle and found up few species of orchids, just to share with you how beautiful the nature conserve this species.

    P 1 . The scene in the tropical jungle , you can see the gigantic fern which imitate the fern in dinosour era.
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    P 2 The huge tree here carry the big clumps of orchid on its branch.
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    P3 Malaxis species with beautiful foliage on the forest floor.
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    P 4 The same species that attached on the palm tree at the base.
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    I saw fallen tree with many orchids on their branch, some of them rot already.
    P 1 Robiquetia species hanging with no stem.
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    P 2 The same species above.
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    P 3 Bulbo. species still firmly attached on the dead branch.Name:  7.jpg
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    P 4 Poor bulb. species.
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    P 1 Eria species
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    P 2 Another eria species on the branch
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    P 3 Miniature orchid species
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    P 4 Procoglottis species, usually terrestial but this one going to climb the bark.
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    P 1 Another view of procoglottis
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    P 2 Calanthe species , found 3 to 6 different species in different locality.Name:  14.jpg
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    P 3 Calanthe insitu.
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    P 4 Calanthe on the rock with large debris and humus.
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    The exciting part I found Phalaenopsis sumantrana insitu, look at this photos.

    P 1 sumantrana insitu
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    P 2 another view
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    p 3 another angle.
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    p 4 Malaxis species with plain leave
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    P 1 finally saw Calanthe on long flower spike more than one foot, still in bud.
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    P 2 ? Liparis species, sorry the photo dark
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    P 3 ? Eria species very huge clumps.
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    P 4 Maleola species very small flowers, numerous unfortunately now carried seed pods.Name:  24.jpg
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    P 1 Giant fern I like to see this plant remind me dinosour.
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    P 2 ? Slaginella another fern, very beautiful shapes.
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    P 3 Orchid species ?
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    P 4 New species never seen before in my life
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    P 1 The plant insitu with very thick and big roots. Never think that this one is orchid until bloom.
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    P 2 Entire plant in the forest floor.
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    P 3 Nice fern species can change the color depending on light.
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    Enjoy the tour with plant in the jungle.

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    Thank you for all your time and effort spent on this thread.

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    Awesome, thank you for sharing!

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