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Unknown flower

Observed: 24th March 2008 By: minikerryminikerry’s reputation in Plants
Is this an Orchid?

I saw this trekking in the Andes Peru. Is this an Orchid?

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Tony Rebelo's picture

Not an Orchid: A member of

Not an Orchid:

A member of the Family: Calceolariaceae - basically a Scroph. - Figwort or Snapdragon relative (this family has now been exploded into many!).

Also known as Ladys Purse, Slipper Flower, Pocketbook Flower, Cowboy Boot, Zapatilla (= slipper), Zapatito (= little shoes)

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I found this