Skinneri Orchid The National Flower of Costa Rica
"Guaria morada" (Spanish names in quotes)
Guarianthe skinneri / Orchid family
San José, Costa Rica
Feb. 22, 2011
This is the National Flower of Costa Rica and it can be seen planted on trees in many areas. I bought some of the tiny plants in gel to bring home. I hope I can keep them happy and alive!
The Spanish name for the plants is in quotation marks.