Plant trivia: a plant like a flying duck

The flying duck orchid mainly grows in Australia and other places. The flowers of this plant are wide…

The flying duck orchid mainly grows in Australia and other places. The flowers of this plant are wide and brownish red with spots on it. From the side, it looks like a flying duck with a mouth. It is very interesting.


Plant trivia: a plant like a flying duck

Australian specialty, raw orchid, Calena (Caleana), the side of its flowers resembles a little duck flying in the sky, very vivid, so it is known as Flying Duck Orchid. Since the continent of Australia was separated from the American continent 600 million years ago, the ecosystem here has gradually become unique. When it comes to Australia, many people think of koalas and platypuses in their hearts. It is an orchid unique to Australia. Australia is not only a duck-billed platypus, but also a duck-like orchid, which makes one wonder how amazing the creator is. Orchid Flying Duck Orchid, scientific name Caleana major (Kalina Orchid). The Chinese name is translated from the English name “flying duck orchid”. So it is very popular, but it is rare in Australia.

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