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Pelatantheria insectifera, Insect-Bearing Pelatanthera

Pelatantheria insectifera

Insect-Bearing Pelatanthera
Family: Orchidaceae
Origin: Southeastern Asia
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeEpiphyteRegular waterUnusual colorEthnomedical plant.
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Clusters of small greenish flowers, with red stripes on the sepals and petals and white and fuchsia lips.





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https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/pelatantheria_insectifera.htm