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My New Zealand Native collection

This is a discussion on My New Zealand Native collection within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Some more of my beauties... In order Chiloglottis, Corybas (mixture of species in wild and ...

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    Default My New Zealand Native collection

    Some more of my beauties...
    In order Chiloglottis, Corybas (mixture of species in wild and in cultivation)
    Enjoy!
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    Check out my others

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    I love the bloom in the second photo. Is that last closeup the same plant shown from farther back in one of your other posts? They are odd looking but cute!

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    No its not, but yes -VERY CUTE!

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    Wonderful collection.

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    thanks hope you enjoy looking at them

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    very cool shapes and colors, love it!

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    thanks-just some extras, chiloglottis is known as the bird orchid, and corybas the helmet orchid. Chiloglottis are actually aussie vagrants and can only vegetatively (not sure on spelling) reproduce. They form large mats and grow well in exotic pine forests. Corybas form large dense mats too and grow well anywhere in the forest.

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    the 2nd aand 3rd are pics ive taken of them in the wild

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