Cypripedium calceolus II
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|Yellow lady slipper (Cypripedium calceolus)|
Height: 30 - 60 cm
Flower: red with yellow labellum, wide about 6 cm
Flowering Season: May - June
Foliage: 3 to 5 alternate leaves
Site: Rich wooded slopes, bogs, wet woods, shady swamps
This species is very rare and protected in my country.
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Flowers have a good definition from the background. And they look suave and lovely.
- [2006-01-10 5:47]
Another great photo of this amazing flowers. They look great, especially with green BG and sunlight!
Hmmmmmmmmmmmmm:-):-):-)..one of my favourite;-) member;-)of Orchidaceae family:-). As you probably knew in Poland it's also a rare and protected specie:-).
In Poland we called this specie Obuwik:-).
Thank's for such beautifull flower:-)
- [2006-01-17 4:57]
I like the composition of this shot, showing the flowers from different sides.