The Cattleya Orchid is commonly known as the Corsage orchid. It has frilled flowers in pinks, purples, yellows and white. Cattleya is a genus of 42 species of orchids from Costa Rica to tropical South America. Many hybrids have been developed.
Macro view.
Canon 500D, macro lens.
(Featured in Orchids Only, and Other Groups.)


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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 2 years ago

  • Thank you Ray

    – Carole-Anne

  • bubblehex08
    bubblehex08almost 2 years ago

    Congratulations! Your picture was voted in to the TopSix for the Cattleya Challenge.

  • Thank you

    – Carole-Anne

  • trish725
    trish725about 1 year ago

  • Thank you Trish

    – Carole-Anne

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮

    Congratultions on your feature nicely done and presented
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  • Thank you Bonita

    – Carole-Anne

  • EdsMum
    EdsMum5 months ago

    Congratulations – 8th March, 2014 – Shirley & Jean

    Comments welcome HERE

  • Thank you Shirley & Jean

    – Carole-Anne

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