Aquatic Plant Forum banner
1 - 6 of 6 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
474 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Few days ago, I went to climb a limestone hill with my outdoor friends during the Hari Raya holiday.

I would like to say "Selamat Hari Raya" to all my muslim friends.

Before arriving at our destination, we stopped at some paddy field to take some shots.

Paddy field:



A storage hut.



Paddy field.



A limestone hill.



The scenery from the limestone hill.

 

·
Registered
Joined
·
474 Posts
Discussion Starter · #2 ·
My friend is climbing the slope.



Descending:



Limestone boulders:



My favourite snake, pit viper (Tripidolaemus wagleri):



It is a juvenile:



Beautiful snake!

 

·
Registered
Joined
·
474 Posts
Discussion Starter · #3 ·
september - October is flowering season for wild orchids. Below are some pictures taken at limestone hill area:

Flower of wild orchid (Trichoglottis retusa):



Probably Pomatocalpa fusca ?? (orchid)



same as above.



Pteroceras sp. (orchid)



same as above.

 

·
Registered
Joined
·
474 Posts
Discussion Starter · #4 ·
slipper orchid, Paphiopedilum lowii on the limestone wall.



Paphiopedilum lowii in its natural habitat.



One of the smallest orchis in the world, helmet orchid (Corybas crenulatus):



Jewel orchid, Dossinia marmorata:



To be continued....
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
474 Posts
Discussion Starter · #5 ·
Updating:

This one confirmed is Pteroceras biserratum.



Vanda sp. (orchid):



unidentified species...probably a species of orchid?



Parasite plant - species A;



Parasite plant - species B;

 
1 - 6 of 6 Posts
Top