Guatemala's national flower, Lycaste Skinneri Alba (also known as the White Nun Orchid), is a rare flower in the Verapaz distict of Guatemala, symbolizing peace, beauty and art., by Monja Blanca - Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Strophanthus preussii [Corkscrew Flower, Poison Arrow Vine, Spider Tresses, Tassel Vine] Apocynaceae by Ricihard Foo TH: Medicinal uses of S. preussii include treatment of gonorrhoea and healing of sores. The plant has also been used as arrow poison. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strophanthus_preussii #Flowers
Jade Plant by Nancy Chow: Mature, healthy specimens of Crassula argentea flower with small but lovely blossoms when daylight is shortest. Here are some helpful hints to encourage blooming. homeguides.sfgate... #Jade_Flower #How_to_Flower #Photography #Macro