Mittwoch, 19. Mai 2010

Lady's slipper (wild species outside the common shoe store)


Cypripedium calceolus - - - Gelber Frauenschuh


Last Sunday, in the same nature reserve where we found the fly & spider orchids as well as the military orchids, we detected five flourished blossoms of the very rare and endangered Lady's slipper orchid.


By the way: The Lady's slipper is orchid of the year 2010


Orchidee des Jahres 2010


That doesn't interest the snail in the orchid's neighborhood in the slightest.



Kommentare:

  1. I have never seen that flower.
    Very lovely!

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  2. Awesome Schnecke shot! :)

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  3. These orchids are lovely and so much the better for being an a natural environment.

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