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    • Jill Amanda Nixon

      Flying Duck Orchid #Orchids #7AwesomeJills #Gardening #Garden #FlyingDuckOrchid #DuckOrchid

    • John Liam

      Caleana major :: Flying Duck Orchid :: is a small orchid found in eastern and southern Australia. This terrestrial plant features a remarkable flower, resembling a duck in flight. The flower is an attractant to insects, such as male sawflies which pollinate the flower in a process known as pseudocopulation. In 1986 this orchid was featured on an Australian postage stamp. pinned by /johnjliam/romancing-the-orchid/

    • Faith Kuzmin

      Flying Duck Orchid, Topham Track, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Australia (first I find a monkey face flower, now there's a duck one? I want fancy flowers in my garden!)

    • sushma sharma

      Once you see these extraordinary flowers, you'll understand that nature is full of nothing but endless beauty and creative wonder! Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana Major)

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