Plants & Flowers - Isaac Mallol
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Torch ginger wax flower (Etlingera elatior)

(ENG) This amazing flower, belonging to the Zingiberaceae family, is nonnative to South America, but it's common to spot it near villages in the countryside of Ecuador.

(ESP) Esta flor espectacular, de la familia Zingiberaceae, no es nativa de Ecuador, pero es común verla cerca de las aldeas en zonas rurales de Ecuador.

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