In case you were starting to think (based on myphotos thus far) that all Coryanthes(Bucket Orchid)flowers are huge and grotesque, meet Coryanthes macrocorys. Above is a half opened flower, its spotted sepals reflexed backwards like angel wings.
The Fuqua Orchid Center showcases the Atlanta Botanical Garden's large and diverse collection of orchids. Orchids are exhibited year round in the 16,000 sq. ft. display space, consisting of landscaped areas and seasonal displays. Our spring orchid extravaganza, ORCHIDdaze, runs for ten weeks in Feb, March and April.