The Queen of Sheba - Thelymitra speciosa - This flamboyant beauty is native to Western Australia. It grows in open, sandy clays in exposed plains within the Wheatbelt. It’s reliant upon Tulasnella fungi for germination.
Thelymitra is a genus of orchids known as 'sun orchids' in reference to their habit of only opening in warm weather.Thelymitra é um género botânico pertencente à família das orquídeas (Orchidaceae). Queen of Sheba Sun Orchid - Thelymitra pulcherrima
Cereus (EPIPHYLLUM OXYPETALUM) Parties have been thrown for this flower. That’s because for one night a year it will bloom and close before the sun peeps out again. It’s also famous for having the most hypnotic fragrance. Sounds like a Gatsby night out.