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arachnorchis and petalochilus native new zealand orchids

This is a discussion on arachnorchis and petalochilus native new zealand orchids within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; This time its arachnorchis, and petalochilus-all of them growing under a Totora tree in our ...

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    This time its arachnorchis, and petalochilus-all of them growing under a Totora tree in our back yard-thats where i planted them. Enjoy!
    1-2 Petalochilus, 3 arachnorchis.
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    The first two pictures are cute, but that last one is just fabulous!

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    Easy to see why the arachnoris carries that name. Lovely, all three.

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    Thanks for that These are all last years pics but i will try this year to get some wild pics from the bush

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    oh wow, last one is on the top ten list, for nicest orchid ever!!!
    thanks jordan for sharing these beauties!

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    thats ok and youre more than welcome ron =)

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    Yes, I LOVE that last one also. And to think...they live & bloom there in your yard! Wonderful, Jordan. By the way you've inspired me to take a trip next Spring to S.East Texas. I want to see the native Texas orchids in bloom. Betty :-)

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    The last flower is awesome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom-19951 View Post
    The last flower is awesome.

    I agree! Nice! What a cool shape.

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    I have to agree with everyone else -- the Arachnorchis is fantastic!

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