February 25, 2013 by seedsaside
This is an orchid species once more this week. From IITA Image Library.
Aerangis biloba, the angel orchid
Two things quite appealing: the pinkish stains at the end of the first whorl petals, & the very long nectary. Awkmoth pollination most certainly.
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