Talk:Dendrophylax lindenii

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Article name[edit]

I suggest that this article is recreated as Ghost Orchid (Polyrrhiza lindenii) or Polyrrhiza lindenii to avoid confusion with Epipogium aphyllum OlHen 20:43, 24 August 2007 (UTC)

  • I strongly agree. I don't know how to do that, however. I would encourage anyone who does to do so. GreenGorgon (talk) 06:49, 26 November 2007 (UTC)

Incongruent[edit]

The paper by Carlsward & al. states the exact opposite: Polyrrhyza, Polyradicion and Helleriella are now embedded in Dendrophylax. All members of the genus are typical epiphytes.

Fiction[edit]

Is there any true entheogenic use of this plant by indigenous peoples as depicted in the movie, "Adaptation," starring Merryl Streep and Nicholas Cage?

  • No, that was entirely fictionalized. GreenGorgon (talk) 06:49, 26 November 2007 (UTC)

Photo[edit]

This page could really do with a photo, if anyone has an uncopyrighted image.

I totally agree, in fact I came here to see what they looked like after reading about the rare discovery in Florida. I pleaded with Mick Fournier to release some of his and he sent me these. Wonderful pitures... and very legal. Hopefully no one will knee-jerk a deletion. Hopefully I documented everything correctly. --71.77.211.77 00:53, 18 July 2007 (UTC)


Obtained Pictures courtesy of

Mick Fournier HBI, Producers of Fine Orchids in Flask POB 2172 Pompano Beach, Florida 33061

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