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Bat Flower 2

This flower, called a Bat Flower, is a very rare orchid only found in Indonesia. I found it in bloom at the Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco. Image copyright Cher Peterson. All rights reserved.

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April Webb 29 Sep 2008

Wow this is new and strange. Great capture.

Randy Kroll 25 Sep 2008

Never heard of or seen such a thing. That is so awesome! Thanks for sharing. Or should I say Cher-ing?

Nelly van Nieuwenhuijzen 25 Sep 2008

THE MOST MARVELLOUS AND BIGGEST SURPRISE!!! SUPERB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Leah Jaarveth 23 Sep 2008

I have never seen such an interestingly beautiful flower!

Ai Shan 23 Sep 2008

Stunning flower and beautiful shot Cher!