Posted by: Sandy Steinman | June 10, 2018

An Orchid That Never Blooms

 

ScienceDaily reports

A flower identified as Lecanorchis nigricans has been revealed to be a different identity, Lecanorchis nigricans var. patipetala. Both species are self-pollinating, but the flowers of the true L. nigricans never open.

Read article and see photos at  Closed marriage: An orchid that never blooms — ScienceDaily


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