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  • Common name for a species of the Triphora orchid. Collectively, species of Triphora are called "Noddingcaps". One plant, three birds. Would be neat if 3 different birds were referred to, like say, turkey, duck, and chicken. I vote we hereafter call the threebirds orchid the turducken orchid.

    September 17, 2009

  • Plant Identity Crisis

    September 17, 2009