Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Aegopodium podagraria


Binomial name: Aegopodium podagraria L.
Familia: Apiaceae
Croatian name: Jarčevac
English name: Ground Elder

Saturday, 10 March 2012

Monotropa hypopitys L.

image credit: Danijel Balaško

Binomial name: Monotropa hypopitys L.
Familia: Pyrolaceae
Croatian name: Bezlistac
English name: Yellow Birdsnest

Gentiana verna L.

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Binomial name: Gentiana verna L.
Familia: Gentianaceae
Croatian name: Proljetni encijan, sirištara
English name: The Spring Gentian



Anemone hortensis L.

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Binomial name: Anemone hortensis L.
Familia.: Ranunculaceae
Croatian name: Vrtna šumarica
English name: Broad-leaved anemone





Dactylorhiza sambucina (L.) Soo

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Binomial name: Dactylorhiza sambucina (L.) Soo
Familia: Orchidaceae
Croatian name: Bazgin kaćun
English name: Elder-flowered Orchid

This orchid may be found in the woods and mountain meadows on rich, humus soil. It is a perennial plant, a bulbous geophyte, up to  40 cm high. The stem is short and tubular bearing an inflorescence of yellow or purple flowers.