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Orchids, growing in the wild in Europe

This is a discussion on Orchids, growing in the wild in Europe within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; simply breathtaking, thanks for the tour Branka!...

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    simply breathtaking, thanks for the tour Branka!

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    Thak you so much for all your kind words, you are all an excellent company!
    Recently I found another one - it grows in the forest, to me it is interesting because of its long spurs: Platanthera bifolia.



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    Very beautiful. The white colour and long spur reminds me of our Pecteilis susannae. How big are the flowers and does it have any fragrance ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by catttan View Post
    Very beautiful. The white colour and long spur reminds me of our Pecteilis susannae. How big are the flowers and does it have any fragrance ?

    No fragrance Yew:

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    Thanks Branka for the measurements.

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    Lovely! These are totally new to me!
    Beautiful!

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    There are two more:
    Ophrys apifera:




    Anacamptis pyramidalis:



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    Both are lovely!

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    Both are beautiful. Love the second picture of the Anacamptis - a real pyramid shape, that.

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    So, I'm late to the party, but I must say Branka, your photographs are incredible! I think I may embarass myself posting some of my pics, but thank you for setting a standard we can all aspire to. Keep up the beautiful work.
    All the Best,
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