While strolling around Chicago’s Lincoln Park Conservatory this past weekend, we came across this never before seen by me orchid. It was tagged as genus – Bulbophyllum and species – Bulbophyllum gracillimum (Rolfe). A very knowledgeable volunteer informed me that it’s common and much easier name to remember is a wispy umbrella orchid. It is…
Bits of yellow and red popping out from an orchid blossom with drops of white at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Macro Monday
Water drops on an orchid, captured at the Chicago Botanic Garden Orchid Show earlier this year.