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Welcome to Orchisauvage is a collaborative site for collecting and sharing observations of wild orchids in mainland France. It is co-ordinated by the Fédération France Orchidées (FFO). Its main objective is to share information in order to develop a better understanding of orchids (particularly for research) as well as their conservation. Accordingly, precautions are taken to ensure that species and their habitats remain safe and secure. For any question:
The last news (better updated in the French version)
Saturday, June 17th, 2023
You can now consult the species factsheets when you enter your observations.
We recently announced that the Species factsheets were now available. Today you may notice that, to help identify the species, a new function enables you to consult each of these [...]
Wednesday, June 7th, 2023
Our wild orchid information pages are now available online!
You can now access more than 170 reference pages about wild orchids in the Fiches espèces section (French language menu).   At the moment, they are only [...]
Thursday, March 16th, 2023
Minimum quotas removal
Till now registered users were required to enter at least two contributions every month in order to access all the site data when using the search engine. Following March 11, 2023 [...]
Sunday, July 24th, 2022
The million of observation data
Orchisauvage has just passed the milestone of one million data! The success hoped for when the site was first launched in 2014 has been achieved. Behind this impressive [...]

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Tuesday, December 5th, 2023

Last Quarter (22 days)
No moonset, moonrise at 13h31
 Sun : sunrise at 07h58 and sunset at 17h05
 Day : dawn at 07h26 and dusk at 17h37
Last sightings added yesterday.
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Monday, December 4th, 2023

Versailles - sans lieu-dit défini
Epipactis helleborine var. minor 

Friday, December 1st, 2023

Maisse - sans lieu-dit défini
Epipactis helleborine var. minor 

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Mauves - sans lieu-dit défini
Epipactis fibri 
Entrecasteaux - sans lieu-dit défini
Ophrys marmorata 

Tuesday, November 21st, 2023

Montigny-le-Bretonneux - sans lieu-dit défini
Epipactis helleborine var. minor 
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