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Neottia  Birds-nest orchid,Neottia nidus-avis Click/tap to enlarge

Neottia

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''Neottia nidus-avis'', the bird's-nest orchid, is a non-photosynthetic orchid. It is widespread across most of Europe, occurring also in Algeria, Tunisia, western Siberia, the Caucasus, Iran and Turkey.

In the British Isles, ''Neottia nidus-avis'' is found in shady woodland, especially beech, on basic soils.

Species identified by Vesna Marić
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By Vesna Marić

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Uploaded Jan 14, 2020. Captured Apr 29, 2010 09:42.
  • HP PhotoSmart R507 (V01.00)
  • f/6.6
  • 1/90s
  • ISO100
  • 13.4mm