Monday, March 11, 2013

Slipper orchid from the paphiopedilum genus

Here is an unusual orchid specimen with a fly-catching behavior, similar to those of the well known pitcher plants of the nephrentes family.

Plant/Orchid Paphiopedilum
Common names Slipper orchid
Location QCMC 2013 orchid show, Quezon City, Metro Manila
Camera Fujifilm HS50EXR bridge camera
Photographer Dr. Ernesto P. Adorio
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