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Bastard Balm

Melittis melissophyllum


I have also seen these in shadowy parts of the paths crossing the forest next to the upper lakes. It is a species of flowering plant in the mint family, Lamiaceae. The name is because is related to Melissa.


Plitvice Lakes, Plitvicka-Jezera, Croatia.

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The MnMs
The MnMs a year ago

Thanks, Daniele! This year I was very busy and left all my spottings aside but now that we get close to the end of the year I want to still post some :-)

DanielePralong a year ago

Nice to discover all these flowers as we get into winter Marta!


Lat: 44.88, Long: 15.61

Spotted on May 30, 2016
Submitted on Dec 12, 2016

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