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Giant orchid (Ιμαντόγλωσσο του Ρόμπερτ)

Himantoglossum robertianum

Description:

Himantoglossum robertianum -Giant orchid, is the biggest orchid of Greece. It can reach more than 50 cm in height. It grows in various habitats in Greece and the Mediterranean. The pictured Giant orchids in bloom, were spotted in an olive grove, in South Pelion Greece.



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Βόλος, Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Θεσσαλίας - Στερεάς Ελλάδας, Greece

Lat: 39.20, Long: 22.99

Spotted on Apr 4, 2017
Submitted on Apr 6, 2017

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