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Garden orchids   Dactylorhiza hybrid Cloned and sold for cultivation Looks very similar to D. maculata (heath spotted orchid, common spotted orchid etc; Swedish: skogsnycklar)   Cypripedium Cloned and sold for cultivation The petals and sepals aren’t the deeper purple … Continue reading

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Other passions Choir singing   Old cameras Exakta Varex, Dresden 1950-51, Schneider Xenar 105mm/3.5 bellows lens Gardening Rhododendron “Nancy Waterer“ Wild Orchids Dactylorhiza viridis (Coeloglossum viride), Frog orchid, Iceland, below the glacier Myrdalsjökull and Mount Katla Top © Sidney Wood … Continue reading

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In the greenhouse It’s spring and early summer in Scandinavia so other passions steal time from phonetics. Here are some plants that are in flower just now in the greenhouse:   Strelitzia reginae (Bird of paradise) A south african species … Continue reading

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