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Fairy Slipper

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 11 March 2018 in Plant & Nature.

Fairy Slipper (Calypso Orchid) Flower is one of the early spring blooms seen in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.

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Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

Very beautiful and appears very similar to an orchid.

11 Mar 2018 5:29am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful-. I miss spring and summer,

11 Mar 2018 5:56am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique. )

11 Mar 2018 6:56am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Oh, what fun these look to be having !

11 Mar 2018 7:51am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I never seen this orchid. It's really a magnificent flower.

11 Mar 2018 8:03am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Lovely lovely lovely !!!

11 Mar 2018 8:18am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful capture !!

11 Mar 2018 9:19am

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful..delicate and soft !! Thank you for sharing :))))

11 Mar 2018 10:12am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

This are very beautiful orchids, wonderful wild orchids. I like a lot.

11 Mar 2018 10:22am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A lovely photo with nice focus work.

11 Mar 2018 10:34am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belles ces orchidées

11 Mar 2018 10:43am

Don from Spokane, United States

A gorgeous capture of these delicate looiking flowers. Very successful picture.

11 Mar 2018 12:37pm

Joyce from Montana, United States

Just exquisite designing by Nature. Always makes me pause. Like a fiction that no human being could have written.

11 Mar 2018 1:07pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Wonderful and exotic. I am so jealous :)

11 Mar 2018 1:27pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bon travail

11 Mar 2018 6:09pm

Franz from Baden, Austria

What strangely beautiful but slightly eerie flower (eerie owing to the apparent toothy snarl ... ;-)

11 Mar 2018 6:36pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful colors, shapes and patterns in this unique orchid!!

11 Mar 2018 6:42pm

Alun from Elton, United Kingdom

Stunning, Super sharp and full of lovely colour

11 Mar 2018 10:03pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Those are gorgeous orchids.

12 Mar 2018 12:10am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

i've never seen this variety before in my life

they're beautiful !

12 Mar 2018 10:03pm

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Beautiful orchids.

16 Mar 2018 11:23am

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ISO 64
10 mm