Florida butterfly orchid
Range: Florida and Bahamas
This is one of the most abundant epiphytic orchids in the central and southern counties of Florida. It blooms from May to August and can have up to 45 fragrant flowers in various shades of red, yellow, copper, green, or bronze. Hundreds of thousands of these native orchids are being reintroduced into public spaces in south Florida as part of The Million Orchid Project.