Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Climbing a limestone mountain (10th June 2017)

In this expedition, I found the biggest colony of slipper orchid (Paphiopedilum stonei). I hardly can walk to by pass such a big population of slipper orchids.


Pit viper

Begonia rubida



Paphiopedilum stonei

Pit viper

Begonia rubida



Nepenthes ampullaria



Helmeted orchid







Paphiopedilum stonei


















Eria ornata (wild orchid) flowering in dry season








Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Another exploration which give me big surprise!

Continue to explore the hills near my home one by one & discovered more Begonia. This time I found the biggest colony of Begonia beccarii in a remote hill where the quarry company not yet targeting it.








Fish trap set up by local people







Begonia lailana???




Amorphophallus hewethii



Homalomena sarawakensis