Snowy Orchid (Gymnadeniopsis nivea)
I hit the jackpot in the bog where I photographed this beautiful snowy orchid.... there were upwards of 3000 or more in bloom within an area the size of a football field! A week later I only found three of them that still had flowers. Timing is everything!
- Image Size
- 2000x3008 / 1.7MB
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- Contained in galleries
- Orchideae, Orchideae