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Luisia jonesii

This is a discussion on Luisia jonesii within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Native to Peninsular Malaysia, the plant exactly like Vanda Miss Joaqim but very small in ...

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    Smile Luisia jonesii

    Native to Peninsular Malaysia, the plant exactly like Vanda Miss Joaqim but very small in size. In the wild very difficult to find this plant due to its characteristic which is similar to dead twig.
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    nice species...I like the growth habit

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    Cool photos, Zain. The ants look like they like this little bloom too.

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    Very cool, Zain. Jonesii (Jonsy) was the name of the cat onboard ship in the first Alien movie. Something about this little beauty reminds me of that movie.

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    Wow how sweet looking. I'm guessing the ants think it's sweet also.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ischel1 View Post
    Wow how sweet looking. I'm guessing the ants think it's sweet also.
    I think the flowers secrete a lots of nectar,that the reason the ants come.

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    Wow, Cool! Insect pollinated perhaps? Haha...

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    amazing... that velvet lip is truly amazing.

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