|Coryanthes alborosea opening at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.|
|Coryanthes alborosea one half hour after opening.|
|The right-hand flower of Coryanthes alborosea. Note the liquid already accumulating in the bucket.|
Wednesday morning I photographed a pair of Coryanthes alborosea flowers as they opened. The half-opened sepals framed the lip like angel wings.
Love the furry cap.
Click here to find out how a Coryanthes flower works.