The following focuses on plant habitats, and in particular how they affect orchid culture in this country. One facet of natural habitats for most of the orchids grown in this country is significantly different from the conditions naturally experienced here, and this will be highlighted, together with other significant aspects.

HABITAT 4. 
HIGH ALTITUDE TROPICAL 
or 
HIGH LATITUDE HABITAT

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At this high altitude tropical habitat, the cooler temperatures can be expected. There is also a significant seasonal variation experienced.

ChartObject HABITAT 4 TEMPERATURES

The above can be extended by showing the extreme annual temperatures.

ChartObject HABITAT 4 TEMPERATRUES                          WITH EXTREMES

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