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Anacamptis pyramidalis 2018
Himantoglossum hircinum 18-19
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Aceras anthropophorum 18-19
Ophrys arachnitiformis 18-19
Ophrys arachnitiformis s.l. 18-19
Ophrys bilunulata 18-19
Ophrys exaltata ssp. marzuola 18-19
Ophrys lupercalis 18-19
Ophrys massiliensis 18-19
Ophrys occidentalis 18-19
Ophrys sp. 18-19
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The last news (better updated in the French version)
Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Best wishes for the New Year
L’année 2018 a battu tous les records en termes de visites, de nombre d’observateurs et de saisies. Vous êtes dorénavant plus de 3000 à partager [...]
Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
Orchisauvage participe à Orchidées Paris 2018
Orchisauvage sera présent au 18ème colloque international de l’EOCCE (European Orchid Council Conference and Exhibition) qui se tiendra du 23 au 25 mars prochain [...]
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Orchisauvage wishes you a happy new year 2018
Le comité technique d’Orchisauvage (Gadpro) a le plaisir de vous adresser ses meilleurs vœux pour l’année 2018. Malgré l’absence [...]
Thursday, June 29th, 2017
A new tool available allowing you to analyze your orchids records
Orchisauvage vous propose une nouvelle rubrique avec des outils supplémentaires dédiés aux observateurs leur permettant d'analyser eux-mêmes leurs [...]

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Sunday, February 17th, 2019

Waxing Gibbous (12 days)
Moonrise at 15h38 and moonset at 6h02
 Sun : sunrise at 07h36 and sunset at 18h14
 Day : dawn at 07h07 and dusk at 18h43
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Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Balma - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 1 Neotinea lactea 
Pin-Balma - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 3 Ophrys apifera var. fulvofusca  
Lorgues - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 9 Ophrys bilunulata 
Common specie 1 Ophrys splendida 

Friday, February 8th, 2019

Fontet - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 3 Ophrys speculum  
Lorgues - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 11 Ophrys bilunulata 

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Lorgues - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 2 Ophrys splendida 

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Sainte-Maxime - sans lieu-dit défini
Common specie 3 Serapias neglecta 

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