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    Not Just for Show, Orchids Have Medicinal, Food Purposes Tooi
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    February 28, 2014 4:38 PM
    A new exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington features a vibrant collection of orchids from all over the world. Orchid experts at the Garden spoke with VOA reporter Julie Taboh about these elegant flowers - not just their ornamental value, but their importance in medicine and cooking.

    Not Just for Show, Orchids Have Medicinal, Food Purposes Too

    Published February 28, 2014

    A new exhibit at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington features a vibrant collection of orchids from all over the world. Orchid experts at the Garden spoke with VOA reporter Julie Taboh about these elegant flowers - not just their ornamental value, but their importance in medicine and cooking.


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