Flying duck orchid

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Flying Duck Orchid

ANOTHER DUCK.The Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major). It’s a small orchid, about 50 cm tall, that grows in eastern and southern Australia. It’s the most remarkable flower – it seriously looks just like a male duck in flight!

Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major) by Bill Higham: This diminutive orchid, 15-20mm long, is found in eastern and southern Australia. #Flowers #Orchid #Flying_Duck

Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major) a small orchid found in eastern and southern australia. This orchid features a remarkable flower resembling a Duck In Flight.

Flying Duck Orchid: Caleana Major...how absolutely wonderful! :)

Caleana major, the 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.

Flying Duck Orchid Seed Beautiful Flower Bonsai Home Office Potted Plants

Flying Duck Orchid Seed Beautiful Flower Bonsai Home Office Potted Plants

Orchid-Mimicry: Caleana major – The Flying-Duck Orchid

Previous pinner: "The Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major). It’s a small orchid, about 50 cm tall, that grows in eastern and southern Australia. It’s the most remarkable flower – it seriously looks just like a male duck in flight! Nature just amazes me.

Caleana major, the 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

Caleana major, the 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. Just another reason to go to Auss (looks like toothless!

The Flying-Duck Orchid: Caleana major. Found in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and New Zealand as a miniature to small sized cold to warm growing terrestrial in sand and sandstone soils in heathlands and open forests.

The Flying-Duck Orchid: Caleana major. Found in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and New Zealand as a miniature to small sized cold to warm growing terrestrial in sand and sandstone soils in heathlands and open forests.

Carnival of color: 30 of the most incredible multi-colored flowers in the world

Carnival of color: 30 of the most incredible multi-colored flowers in the world

Flying Duck Orchid, Caleana major

6 Amazing Orchids That Look Just Like Animals

Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana Major) 15 Beautiful Rare Flowers That Look Like Something Else Completely.

Orchid-Mimicry: 'Return-of-the Flying-Duck' [Caleana major]. Summer is here, which mean Flying-Duck-Orchid is back out in flower. This is such a cool-looking flower.

Orchid-Mimicry: 'Return-of-the Flying-Duck' [Caleana major]. Summer is here, which mean Flying-Duck-Orchid is back out in flower. This is such a cool-looking flower.

High Quality For Home & Garden Flying Duck Orchid Flower Seeds China Rare Flower Seeds Beautiful Orchids 200 seeds/bag,#SRMA82

High Quality For Home & Garden Flying Duck Orchid Flower Seeds China Rare Flower Seeds Beautiful Orchids 200 seeds/bag,#SRMA82

Daily bloom for August 24, 2012: large duck orchid (Caleana major). Photo by kennedyh

Full size picture of Large Duck Orchid, Flying Duck Orchid, Bee Orchid (Caleana major)

Flying Duck Orchid.   ("Lc. Luminosa 4n 'Saniata'.")     From Chrome research on Luminosa 4n 'Saniata':  "Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major) by Bill Higham: This diminutive orchid, 15-20mm long, is found in eastern and southern Australia."

Flying Duck Orchid. ("Lc. Luminosa 4n 'Saniata'.") From Chrome research on Luminosa 4n 'Saniata': "Flying Duck Orchid (Caleana major) by Bill Higham: This diminutive orchid, 15-20mm long, is found in eastern and southern Australia."

Flying-Duck Orchid [Caleana major] Topham Track, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Australia

Flying-Duck-Orchid: Caleana major at Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Australia

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