Lady’s Slipper Orchid

Lady's Slipper Orchid

One of the most attractive terrestrial orchids is the Lady’s Slipper Orchid. The botanical name is Paphiopedilum hirsutissimum and belongs to Orchidaceae family and Cypripedioideae sub family. Other common names are camel's foot, squirrel foot, … [Read more...]

Orchid Oberonia

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There are 53 species of Oberonia Orchids. Out of this 24 species are found in Kerala and Karnataka. Oberonia is also found in Eastern Himalayas, Assam, Thailand, Malaysia, Uttaranchal, and Java. They are also known as Fairy Orchids. Stem of … [Read more...]