Venezuela

What Is The National Flower of Venezuela?

The Orchid or Cattleya Mossiaeis the national flower of Venezuela. It is commonly known as Cattleya Orchid or Christmas Orchid. It is also called ‘Queen of Orchids’, ‘Crimson Cattleya’,or Ruby-Lipped Cattleya and flor de mayo ( Mayflower) in Venezuelan language It comes from the Orchidaceae family which subfamily is Epidendroideae. Cattleya is the genus and...