Bletia patula

armhero(11)March 3, 2009

This is a Puertorrican native orchid. It grows at the sides of the roads in the island.

Here is a link that might be useful: Bletia patula

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olyagrove(z9 Tampa, FL)

What a pretty flower - thank you for sharing the picture with us! It must be quite a treat seeing these grow in the wild

    Bookmark   March 4, 2009 at 9:08AM
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xmpraedicta(3b Saskatoon)

Very interesting - it's cool to see species from genera that we typically only see one species commonly grown.

    Bookmark   March 6, 2009 at 8:45AM
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