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submitted by Museum Administration on 11.10.2003

Italian Orchid

Italian Orchid
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Orchid, Orchis italica

Blooming in winter, this orchid seems to have one large flower-head at the top of its stem, but the head is actually made of dozens of tiny flowers packed tightly into a dense cluster.

Pressed flower, Fratsia 1991.

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