Flowers of Ecuador

VILCABAMBA, ECUADOR -  Ecuador is a treasure chest of plant life and has one of the most diverse ecosystems of any country in the world.  In particular, the flowers here never cease to amaze me.  I'm not a botanist and have absolutely no idea what most of these flowers are, so I'm going to challenge some of you back home.  If you're a floral expert and think you know the names of any of these flowers, please post a comment and tell me!  Enjoy.

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