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  1. Isn't it awesome how the entire world seems to be blooming all at once :) Posted one year ago
    1. During these months, my friends photographers become crazy - everything comes alive and blooming! I really can't decide where to go and what to shoot! Everywhere is so nice and interesting! Flowers are blooming, migrating birds are coming and breading... Amazing!
      Posted one year ago
      1. You're doing a fantastic job capturing it all! Posted one year ago
  2. Another incredible flower shot by you, Jivko <3. Posted one year ago
    1. Thank you, Christine! Posted one year ago

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''Cephalanthera longifolia'', known by the common names Narrow-leaved Helleborine or Sword-leaved Helleborine, is an herbaceous perennial plant with rhizome belonging to the family Orchidaceae. It is native to light woodland, widespread across Europe, Asia and North Africa from Ireland and Morocco to China. This includes Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Algeria, India, Pakistan, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal and many other countries.

Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded May 9, 2019. Captured May 4, 2019 13:12 in Unnamed Road, Gaberovo, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/5.0
  • 1/80s
  • ISO200
  • 70mm