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Flora & Fauna
Enga Province is home to unique natural landscapes and exotic animal and plant species – including the rare Dendrobium engae orchid , which is only found in Enga. The distinctive Miok Bird, with it's long white tail feathers is also synonymous with the province.
The area is also famous for spectacular orchids that are not found in other parts of Papua New Guinea.
Traditionally, animal and plant extracts have been used as medicines to treat illness and are often still used today in contemporary Enga.
The Enga Cultural Show features orchids displays, and demonstrations of traditional medicines and animal domestication.