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Thailand Orchid Show 2013 – The 7th Siam Paragon Bangkok Royal Orchid Paradise 2013 (6 – 12 June 2013)

The 7th Siam Paragon Bangkok Royal Orchid Paradise 2013 In honour of Thailand’s Her Majesty the Queen’s 81st Birthday Anniversary on 12 August 2013, the 7th Siam Paragon Bangkok Royal Orchid Paradise 2013 will take place from 6 – 12 June 2013 at Bangkok’s premier shopping mall, Siam Paragon. Held under the theme of “Amazing [...]

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Wild Orchids of Thailand – Coelogyne nitida (Orchidaceae), now in blossom at Doi Inthanon National Park Summit

Wild Orchids of Thailand – Coelogyne nitida (Wallich. ex Don) Lindley (Doi Inthanon National Park, Chiang Mai) With the 2565 meters height above sea level, Doi Inthanon is the highest peak of Thailand, was declared the country’s sixth national park in 1972. The mountain’s climate is cold and wild orchids are the major typical aspect [...]

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Thailand Wins The Grand Champion Display Trophy at the Singapore Orchid Show (Singapore Garden Festival 2010)

Thailand wins the Grand Champion Display Trophy at the Singapore Orchid Show Thailand wins the prestigious Grand Champion Display Trophy at the Singapore Orchid Show (Singapore Garden Festival 2010) jointly organised by the Orchid Society of Southeast Asia (OSSEA) and the National Parks Board (NParks). The Singapore Orchid Show is one of the key highlights [...]

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Lady Slipper Orchids in Thailand – Paphiopedilum sukhakulii

Exotic orchid in Thailand – Paphiopedilum sukhakulii There are more than 1,000 species of orchids in Thailand and the lady’s-slipper orchids are some of the most interesting plants in the plant kingdom and some of which are among the showiest in the world. Last year, I found a handful of lady slipper orchids growing beautifully [...]

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Domestic Airports in Thailand – Sukhothai Airport reviews

Sukhothai Airport privately owned by?? boutique carrier Bangkok Airways Situated in the first capital of the Thai Kingdom, Sukhothai Airport is of one the most attractive and beautiful boutique airports that I have ever seen. The architecture blends seamlessly into the surrounding historical landscape. The airport has received the Thailand Tourism Award 2008 from the [...]

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Orchids in Northern Thailand – Vanda coerulea (Autumn lady’s tresses orchid; blue vanda)

?? Orchids in Northern Thailand – Vanda coerulea (Autumn lady’s tresses orchid; blue vanda) Vanda coerulea, also??known as blue orchid ??is a native??to Northern Thailand protected under CITES. It????is found??in high altitude and commonly grown as a houseplant by the hilltribes in northern Thailand.

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