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Mass o’ Vandas


These are on the side porch at a friend’s house.  Fine color for this orchid, an epiphyte whose name comes from the Sanskrit word for this flower, vanda.  Literal translation, I’m told, means “mistletoe” or, more generally, any parasitic plant.

About Bob Lawrence

artist, photographer, reader, postcard collector, jazz listener

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  1. The pic turned out great, Bob. Thanks for taking it. I have had this orchid for years.


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