Nautilocalyx sp. USBRG 93-069

Photo by Leslie Brothers, copyright the Smithsonian Institution
Grown at the Smithsonian Institution greenhouses

This Nautilocalyx species is unusual, especially for its bright red flowers.  While one other species, N. porphyrotrichus, also has red flowers, this is unusual for the genus.  A close-up of the flower can be seen here.

 

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