Orchids

Waling-waling Orchid

This orchid Euanthe sanderiana arrived in my garden last thursday, April 28 all the way from Davao, Philippines. Even though I already have one in my collection, the waling-waling orchid is always welcome in my garden. Just look at it those flowers (3-4 inches across), and you could just marvel at the creativity of the Maker. The upper sepal and petals are fairly uniform white to rose while the lower sepals are yellow-green and heavily veined with reddish brown. Truly, the waling-waling is an original beauty.

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3 thoughts on “Waling-waling Orchid”

  1. Dear Madam

    I am so delighted to view all your beautiful flowers. I failed to shoot during the Kadayawan here inDavao City and so, i just surf in the internet looking for waling waling and finally i found the best shots in your web,
    with your permission if you may, i am going to add a walingwaling flower to the tarpaulin on the occassion of our Annual Festival, The Suksuk Te Kumangga Pukaat Kullo of the Obu Manuvu tribe in Marilog Davao City.
    i shall wait for your response. Thanks a lot

    Datu Puttong Alex Aguilar Sr
    Official Documentor
    nobleflyer@yahoo.com

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