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Newly Discovered Orchid Blooms Only At Night
2011-11-22 12:31:30

Botanists are excited at finding Bulbophyllum nocturnum - an orchid found to bloom only during night time - on New Britain island, located off the north-east coast of Papua New Guinea.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.