13 July 2015

Heath spotted orchid





Heath Spotted Orchid or Moorland Spotted-orchid
(Dactylorhiza maculata)
Tremanskärr nature trail, Kalajärvi 4.7.2015

I'm linking to
I Heart Macro
Macro Monday 2

http://www.shinethedivinecreativityisaspiritualpractice.com/2015/07/i-heart-macro-111.html

http://macromonday2.blogspot.fi/2015/07/bagflowers.html

72 comments:

  1. The colors of these Orchids are very pleasing to the eye.
    I am glad they grow very well in your place.
    The close-ups are awesome.
    Have a Wonderful Week, Gunilla!!
    Peace :)

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    1. Thank you, Chandra! There were lots of them. Take care!

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  2. What a beautiful flower! Nice photos.

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  3. Så vakker den er! Den likte jeg veldig godt! :)
    Ha en fin dag.!

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  4. I really like these flowers. They look similar to my favorite, snapdragons.

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    1. Kiitos, Sara! Mukavaa viikonloppua.

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  6. Beautiful!
    Have a wonderful week!
    Lea

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    1. Thank you, Lea! Enjoy your weekend.

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  7. How pretty!!! Such a beautiful color. And your photos are so well composed.

    Also...the little chicks you posted for Camera Critters are so darling.

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  8. A gorgeous orchid and I love the pretty color. Lovely images. Have a happy day and new week ahead!

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    1. Thank you, Eileen! Have a happy weekend.

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  9. Dear Gunilla,
    wonderful colors and details, I love orchids!
    Have a nice start in the new week,
    kindly regards,
    moni

    Thanks if you visit my blog
    http://www.reflexionblog.de

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  10. Quite a spectacular orchid Gunilla, and fantastic photos.

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  11. Hi Gunilla.
    Beautiful orchids.
    The color is great.
    Best regards, Irma

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  12. Such a beautiful flower! Your photos are amazing!

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  13. Beautiful flowers and beautiful colors !!!
    Have a nice week
    Marion

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    1. Thank you, Marion! Enjoy your weekend.

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  14. Love orchids, so delicate and delicious to look at!

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    1. Thank you! They're amazing flowers.

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  15. Wunderschöne Blüten! Tolle Aufnahmen!
    Liebe Grüße
    Gabi

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  16. such a beautiful little flower.

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  17. Beautiful pictures of this orchid with the enchanting colour and pattern, dear Gunilla!
    I'm especially fascinated by the colorful stem!!! I like this color so much :)
    Enjoy your week and delightful summer days :)

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    1. Thank you, Katrin! Have a wonderful weekend. :-)

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  18. Beautiful and in such good health!

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  19. That's a real beautiful Orchid !

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  20. Exquisite floral macro shots! Beautiful!

    Happy Week to you,
    artmusedog and carol

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    1. Thank you, Carol! Enjoy your weekend.

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  21. Dearest Gunilla; Wow, What a GORGEOUS 'orchid' :-) You know what, purple color is considered noble in Japan. I'll definitely buy some if I find♡♡♡ And I checked the word "heath", my friend* Thank you SO much for introducing this BEAUTY!
    From Orchid, Sending Lots of Love and Hugs from Japan to my Dear friend in Finland, xoxo Miyako*

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    1. Thank you, dear Miyako! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  22. What a pretty flower! I love the pattern on the flower petals! I have never seen this beauty before - so thank you for showing it.
    Kind regards,
    Veronika

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  23. en av de vackraste orkideerna tycker jag. :)

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  24. Hi Gunilla,
    fantastic photos of this wonderful orchid !
    Best regards, Synnöve

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  25. What beautiful flowers !!!
    Greetings

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