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Ornithochilus difformis flower

This is a discussion on Ornithochilus difformis flower within the Orchids of Other Genera IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Recently, Chu had posted a pic of his Ornithochilus difformis , aka Ornithochilus fuscus (my ...

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    Default Ornithochilus difformis flower

    Recently, Chu had posted a pic of his Ornithochilus difformis, aka Ornithochilus fuscus (my understanding is this is currently its accepted name), in bloom but was unable to get a flower close-up as I recall. Happened to be going through some old photos and found a couple pics I had taken of mine. (Unfortunately, I lost the plant a couple years ago.) As I mentioned in Chu's post, the flowers remind me of a Chinese dragon's head:




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    The flowers are beautiful... and funny... and odd. But foremost - something special!

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    that is a cool looking lip

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    spectacular!!!

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    Wow! Cool blooms, thanks for sharing! Sorry the plant is no more.

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    That is a neat species!

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    Sorry that you lost yours, but thank you for posting the close-ups. This really is a fascinating orchid bloom!

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