Potato orchid (485/2283)

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Potato orchid flowers. Gastrodia orchids are saprophytic, which means they get all their nutrients from decaying organic matter.

Scientific name
Gastrodia sesamoides
Common names
potato orchid
Location
Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand
Photo ID
19906