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Recent observations

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rattlesnake plantain Genus Goodyera

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alicep

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August 15, 2014

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Slender Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes lacera

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christopher

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August 21, 2014 06:06 PM EDT

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helene001

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February 13, 2013

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Description

Terrestrial orchids, 25 to 35 cm tall, growing in high plateaux grasslands

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kylejones

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August 21, 2014 12:29 PM EDT

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zapatilla escarlata Dichromanthus cinnabarinus

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arturomora

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August 14, 2014

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Nodding Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes cernua

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annwf

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August 19, 2014 10:08 AM EDT

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large whorled pogonia Isotria verticillata

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swschuette

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June 19, 2014 10:48 AM EDT

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northern small yellow lady's-slipper Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin

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ctracey

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August 14, 2014 11:28 AM EDT

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Irish Lady's-tresses Spiranthes romanzoffiana

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ctracey

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August 14, 2014 10:01 AM EDT

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Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine

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August 19, 2014 12:55 PM EDT

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Early Spider-orchid Ophrys sphegodes

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gianluca

Date

March 22, 2014

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heath spotted orchid Dactylorhiza maculata

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speedy

Date

August 19, 2014

Description

In Germany: under special protection (BArtSchV)

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Description from Wikipedia

Orchidaceae is a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants with blooms that are often colourful and often fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family. Along with the Asteraceae, they are one of the two largest families of flowering plants, with between 21,950 and 26,049 currently accepted species, found in 880 genera. Selecting which of the two families is larger is still under debate, as concrete numbers on such enormous families are constantly in flux. Regardless,...

No range data available.