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Naked Man Orchid / Satyr Orchid

Orchis italica

Description:

The process of a blossoming. (To be continued as next period the inflorescence will be filled with ...Satyrs).

Habitat:

The plants were found in semi-shady places between rocks where little soil is retained.

Notes:

Since antiquity the Greeks called this orchid SATYR for this something between legs that could be associated with a penis or a tail.

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Tania17
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Tania17

Δημοτική Ενότητα Χολαργού, Αττική, Greece

Spotted on Mar 11, 2018
Submitted on Mar 13, 2018

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