No fancy filter or post-photography trickery was required to make this blossom so surreal. Below is the potted plant with bare minimum sharpening — above, the same photo, cropped to showcase the labellum, stigma and column.
Georgia O’Keefe celebrated the sexiness of orchids, but they were inherently so for time immemorial.
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