TQ1877 : Orchid, Kew Gardens, Surrey

taken 9 years ago, near to Kew, Richmond Upon Thames, Great Britain

Orchid, Kew Gardens, Surrey
Orchid, Kew Gardens, Surrey
One of the orchids in the special display in the Princess of Wales Conservatory during February 2009. This specimen was in the tropical section and the mist is caused by the steam which was constantly being sprayed into the area. These plants have aerial roots and use them for the uptake of moisture.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 February, 2009
Category
Flora   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 188 772 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.8930N 0:17.3999W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 188 772
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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