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Rarotonga’s very own rare ground-orchid

Thursday 17 September 2020 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Environment

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Rarotonga’s very own rare ground-orchid
The Rarotonga Ground-Orchid Habenaria amplifolia that is only found on Rarotonga. PC: Joseph Brider. 20091630.

Orchid lovers will be pleased to know that Rarotonga has its very own rare ground-orchid that is native (endemic) to the island and found nowhere else in the world.

Orchid lovers will be pleased to know that Rarotonga has its very own rare ground-orchid that is native (endemic) to the island and found nowhere else in the world.


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