Image: Timor-Leste Terrestrial Expedition #32

Timor-Leste Terrestrial Expedition #32

/An abandoned garden area near Same. The vine growing in the foreground is vanilla orchid. Unsuccessful attempts were made to establish an export industry in East Timor for vanilla beans, but the complex post-harvest processing necessary to produced good quality beans was not available.'
- Jacquie Rescei
Timor-Leste Expedition

Jacquie Rescei
© Australian Museum

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