If you are in the NY city area and looking for something to do inside during the next week, swing by the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and check out the Tiger Orchid that is in bloom. This is a rare event for the 300 pound orchid.
You can see high quality pictures at Flickr, "click" on the picture.
Authored by Dr. Kenneth Hughes,
Founder, Skolex Biotechnologies, Skolex Store