ARAUCANA ORCHID, GAVILEA ARAUCANA, TORRES DEL PAINE, CHILE

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Araucana Orchid ©Alvaro Barrientos, Far South Expeditions.

Gavilea is an endemic genus from South America, comprising 16 different species, all of them living only in Patagonia. It blooms between spring and summertime, and is often associated to forests and mesofitic shrubs.

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Author: Alvaro

Trekker and practicing Yoga. Cicling and florawatching activities. Light Photographer.