Cattleya orchid flower with white petals with a dash of lilac and a yellow throat
Cattleya Orchid

Cattleya trianae is the national flower of Colombia. Orchids are relatively expensive in Colombia and surprisingly few varieties are on sale in a county that leads the world in native orchid species. Photographed in Barranquilla.

A white Cattleya Orchid flower with a yellow throat above two flower buds