The Amazing Monkey Orchid from the south-eastern Ecuadorian and Peruvian cloud forests from elevations of 1000 to 2000 meters. Scientific name is Dracula Simia.
Flowers and indoor plants
"monkey face" :: Dracula benedictii :: a species of orchid found in Cordillera Central and Cordillera Occidental, Colombia.
Monkey Orchid - more proof that random chance in genetic accidents over millions of years will accidentally create amazing things. When I was a child, at least, some people would praise "Mother Nature" for this!
Proof of Evolution?
Monkey face? No, Monkey orchid. Orchids have such a sense of humor. There aren't many flowers that look a lot like animals.
The mysteries and beauties of nature
Risultati immagini per orchis simia
40pcs 5 Colori Misto Scimmia Faccia Semi Bellissima Orchidea Dracula Raro Fiori
Orchis simia (Orchidea scimmia) - Riserva naturale Monterano - RM ©Lumachina
Orchidea trichoceros. Orchidea scimmia.