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Home of the Epipactis helleborine

This is a discussion on Home of the Epipactis helleborine within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; A beautiful sunday morning out walking with my son collecting snails (everyone his own hobby...). ...

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    Default Home of the Epipactis helleborine

    A beautiful sunday morning out walking with my son collecting snails (everyone his own hobby...). This is my kodak moment. And to keep close to the orchids, this forest in Holland is home to the Epipactis helleborine. Once they are settled they will grow everywhere, even in my garden (and I didn't planted it there!)

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    And this should be home of the Epipactis palustris. But haven't found it yet. It might be that this swamp is too high in nutrients. In the back you see an old wind mill of which the mill is removed and is now a very nice house.

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    Looks like you have some scenic areas to go walking. I hope you find Epipactis palustris. If you do, be sure to post photos!

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    Great shots. Thanks for posting.

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    Ditto !
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    Looks like you have some scenic areas to go walking. I hope you find Epipactis palustris. If you do, be sure to post photos!

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    Nice scenery.

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    Beautiful scenery & great photos. Thanks for sharing. Good luck on your search!

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