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  1. What a series you're putting out, Jivko! Posted one year ago
    1. It has been an amazing trip in Eastern Rhodope mountains in South Bulgaria. So many new species for me! Posted one year ago
      1. And for us too :) So happy you have a great season. Posted one year ago

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Iris reichenbachii is a Balkan endemic plant in Iridaceae family. It is a perennial bearded iris species that is native to Bulgaria, Montenegro, Serbia, North Macedonia, and into northeast Greece. Flowers are a dull purple, yellow, or violet, with each stem giving one or two flowers.

Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded May 15, 2019. Captured May 5, 2019 17:26 in Center, 2013 Shiroki dol, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/4.5
  • 1/100s
  • ISO320
  • 70mm