Purple beard orchid

By AG STAFF September 24, 2015
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Ryan Pratley found this beauty growing near his back door in Bermagui, NSW.

This week’s reader photo was taken by Ryan Pratley Meney in Bermagui, NSW.
“This is one of the awesome purple beard orchids growing near my back door. I took this shot after a long night-shift when I first got home. Taking a quick walk through the bush is the best way to unwind after a hard shift,” he said. “I love day break and the beginning of a new day; this was a few minutes after sunrise. My trusty little Fuji captured this picture.”

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