Is There Such a Thing As a Black Orchid?

There are no completely black orchids. However, the Vanda David Gardner orchid is purple with black speckles. The Epigeneium amplum is a black-tongued orchid.

Keywords: black orchid, orchid colors, black tongued orchid

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