The Earth is stunningly beautiful. From its flowing rivers, gleaming gemstones, exotic animals, and vast array of flora. Yes, mother nature has certainly created a masterpiece. Of particular interest are the many plants and flowers that we have to admire.

Everyone loves a bouquet of roses or a garden filled with towering sunflowers or even just spotting a few bluebells hidden beneath the canopy of a forest. However, it’s some of the rare and lesser known flowers that are truly impressive.

To see flowers that look uncannily like animals and people, check out the video below:

Many of these rare blooms are exotic orchids and they resemble objects and animals that one would never expect! Fancy a bouquet of skulls? Or how about a bunch of monkeys? Check out the list below of these incredible flowers that look like something else.

1. A soaring dove

This white egret orchid, also called the Habenaria Radiata, looks like a flying symbol of peace.

2. A beautiful, twirling ballerina

This is another elegant orchid that resembles a ballet dancer.

3. An alien invader

No, it’s just a harmless Calceolaria Uniflora flower.

4. Quack! Quack!

Here’s another beautiful orchid. The Caleana Major is also known as the flying duck.

5. The hidden dove

Beneath the petals of the Peristeria Elata is a secret bird.

Check out number six to see tiny angels falling from heaven…