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Neil Soares

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Jun 28, 2008, 12:21:00 PM6/28/08
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Hi,
Taken at Shahapur [near Bombay] on Sunday.
1. The Foxtail Orchid [Rhynchostylis retusa].
& 2.The Banded Button Orchid [Acampe praemorsa].
With regards,
Neil Soares.


Fox-tail Orchids.jpg
Banded Button Orchids.jpg

J.M. Garg

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Jun 29, 2008, 3:41:08 AM6/29/08
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Wonderful, Neil ji.
Here is a small link for Foxtail Orchid [Rhynchostylis retusa]: http://www.natureproducts.net/Forest_Products/Orchids/Rhynchostylis/Rhynchostylis.html
& for Banded Button Orchid [Acampe praemorsa]:
http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Acampe%20Orchid.html
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Kiran Srivastava

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Jun 30, 2008, 2:44:46 AM6/30/08
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Nice to see those, Neil! I have seen the Banded Button Orchid growing
amongst the open rocks on some of the low hills of Sanjay Gandhi National
Park (SGNP), Mumbai.

Cheers,
Kiran Srivastava
Mumbai
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