Calypso Bulbosa

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Comments (16)

♥Caterpillar on March 2, 2008

Wow! Beautiful flower :) Very delicate...

Greetings, Kasia

Yavor Lyapov on March 22, 2008

Nice to meet you , Calypso Bulbosa You are so beautiful :)

Schwiemonster on April 22, 2008

wow, die schnappt gleich zu. :)

thor☼odin™ on April 22, 2008

Danke Ellen it was an effort to find this plant driving 2600 kms to find a tiny flower! Peter

Schwiemonster on April 22, 2008

You get long ways, to find the uncommon things in life??? Ellen

José Carlos Farina on July 29, 2008


Erik van den Ham on February 15, 2009

Wow wonderful that you found this rare and endangered orchid species. Fairy Slipper or Calypso Orchid. Did you smell the odour (vanilla).

Best regards, Erik

thor☼odin™ on February 16, 2009

Liebe Ellen Ja so ist es :) LG, Peter

José Obrigado. Saludos Peter

Erik Can you believe it! I was so excited that i did not think of it... now I have to drive back the 1250 kms to find out :( Best wishes, Peter

Romina Marken on February 26, 2009

WOW Peter was ist das für eine Seltenheit-von BLUME !!!Orchideen ..... Schönheiten !! Nette Grüße nach dem Norden Romina

thor☼odin™ on March 2, 2009

Danke dir Romina ja eine Seltenheit genau..nicht viele sehen diese Schönheit ins Leben. Beste Grüsse, Peter

KarolaS on June 10, 2009

Beautiful,pink flower.Look like a peacock's head ;)))

thor☼odin™ on June 10, 2009

lol what a beautiful Peacock :) Thank you Karola, Peter

Hazel Coetzee on March 1, 2010

That is one very amazing flower Peter!! I have never seen anything quite like it before!!

Thank you for sharing this lovely Calypso with us. All that is missing is the Calypso beat music to go with it!!

With warm wishes, Hazel

thor☼odin™ on March 1, 2010

Yes dear Hazel this is truly like finding the Goddess of the forest only covered by a thin veil.....Exciting to say the least! as well as intrigueing this flower- I never ever before lost my breath finding a flower in the wild...:) anyhow I had driven 1200 kms just to find it!! Like a needle in a haystack... warm wishes from Denmark, Peter

Catherine A on May 12, 2011


thor☼odin™ on May 14, 2011

Cette fleur j'ai fait 120O km vers le Nord pour la trouver Catherine :) Aussi jolie tes like+fav Amitiés, Peter

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  • Uploaded on March 1, 2008
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    by thor☼odin™
    • Camera: OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD C5050Z
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 11.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash