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Colchicum soboliferum  Bulgaria,Colchicaceae,Colchicum soboliferum,Europe,Flowering Plant,Geotagged,Liliales,Magnoliophyta,Merendera sobolifera,Monocot,Nature,Plantae,Sofia,Wildlife,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Such a lovely sight! Spring is coming :) Posted 3 years ago
    1. Yes, my first flower this year! Posted 3 years ago
      1. Nice! Posted 3 years ago
  2. Such a "fresh" photo, it genuinely makes me happy :) Posted 3 years ago
  3. Beautiful flower. It looks to me like a saffron caucus. I know it isn’t . Posted 3 years ago

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Colchicum soboliferum (C.A.Mey.) Stef. is a perennial herb. Its main characteristics are the sobols - short swollen underground stems of 4 to 8 cm length. The sobols form a branched system that develops vegetative and generative aboveground shoots and also serves perennation, vegetative propagation and short-distance spatial distribution. Leaves and tlowers develop simultaneously in spring. The tlowering shoots are always provided with 3 green leaves, though young vegetative shoots usually have.. more

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Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Mar 17, 2019. Captured Mar 17, 2019 09:54 in Unnamed Road, 1855 Dolni Bogrov, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/8.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm