Despite what you may have heard…. It’s NOT a hoax


The Parrot Flower (Impatiens psittacina)The Parrot Flower

This rare plant hails from Thailand, Northern India and Myanmar (formerly Burma).

The flowers look suspiciously like a parrot in flight. They are brightly coloured in shades of lilac, reddish purple and white.

This poor plant has been accused of being a hoax with the pictures created from parts of other pictures. It is a real plant!  If you don’t believe me check out Exotic Rainforest. They have tons of info on this species and say it better than I ever could!

The Parrot FlowerThe Parrot FlowerAll images from hakeekat.com

About Connor Lowry

I love flowers! I enjoy writing about them as well as gardening. Mostly I love finding new and unique flower gardening ideas I encourage you to post regularly on this blog, and send in guest blogs or ideas for new blogs as well. New and exciting blogs are always welcome I intend to post a lot of interesting facts and fun stuff about flowers, as well as info on many varieties of flowers.
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