Special Closure

Due to the 58th Presidential Inauguration, the U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed January 18-21, 2017. We will reopen at 10 a.m. on January 22.

Shaggy petaled eria

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Garden Court

Native to all the Himalayas across southeast Asia to Sumatra, this orchid typically grows in montane forests as a lithophyte (grows on rocks) between 1,000 and 7,000 feet above sea level.