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Anacamptis collina 1

Anacamptis collina 1
: Andreas Paradisis (Nature-cy) Silver Note Writer [C: 7 W: 0 N: 23] (176)
: Plants
: 2013-01-29
: Flowers
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: 2013-02-01 13:18
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Species: Anacamptis collina
Common name (English): Fan-lipped orchid

Anacamptis collina is the earliest flowering orchid of Cyprus together with Hymantoglossum robertianum and Ophrys israelitica. Its a rather robust orchid which can grow from 10 to 40 cm or more, with 3 to 20 flowers in a dense cylindrical spike. It prefers full sunlight on dry calcareous substrates.

Flowering:January-February (March)
Altitude: 0- 450m

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6147 W: 89 N: 15270] (63914)
  • [2013-02-01 14:09]

Hi Andreas,you can do better in the resizing process,but the pic is very very good and the specie too,i'm an orchid fan and this is a great gift to me,great capture of the full plant in this springtime preview,i like it! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Giasou Andrea
Excellent photo of the orchid showing its natural environment. Good detail and light, nice background
regards yiannis

Hi Andreas,very nice capture with habitat.TFS

Hello Andreas

This photo show the collina natunal environment ... Very nice capture...


Όμορφη φωτογραφία Ανδρέα. Πολύ καλή γωνία λήψης ώστε να φαίνεται ο βιότοπος του φυτού και καλή ευκρίνεια.
Καλή σου μέρα,

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  • Ishi Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
  • [2013-02-10 6:47]

Hi Andrea,

Very nice take on this orchid. It is a quite common early bloomer in Israel.



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