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40th Anniversary, CUHK
Flower talks
Malaxis parvissima S. Y. Hu & Barretto

This terrestrial orchid is found on open mountainside. It grows among grasses at an elevation of over 900 metres, and requires a resting period during the cool dry season. It was first collected and transplanted by W. G. L. Allan, and has flowered repeatedly. According to his direction, James Leung found another plant which was transplanted to the Barretto garden and also flowered repeatedly.

New Species Found in Hong Kong by our team
(A section added to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

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