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Project to Save Endangered Orchids Blossoms in Floridai
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George Putic
April 25, 2014 8:30 PM
Many gardeners around the world consider orchids among the most beautiful flowering plants. There are more than 20 thousand species of orchids, and some of them are in danger of extinction. Botanists in Florida have embarked on a 5-year project to save some of the local species. VOA’s George Putic has more.

Project to Save Endangered Orchids Blossoms in Florida

George Putic

Published April 25, 2014

Many gardeners around the world consider orchids among the most beautiful flowering plants. There are more than 20 thousand species of orchids, and some of them are in danger of extinction. Botanists in Florida have embarked on a 5-year project to save some of the local species. VOA’s George Putic has more.


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