Blog launched: Sept 1, 2010

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Fritillaria graeca

803_3987 [Fritillaria graeca]

 Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on March 27, 2019

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Thimelicus sylvestris

304_6593 [Thimelicus sylvestris]



304_6602 [Thimelicus sylvestris]

One of the most widespread butterflies in Europe.
It flies to all kinds of grassy places from sea level to 2000m!

Both photographed at Schinias on May 03, 2018

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Epilobium dodonaei

IMG_5950 [Epilobium dodonaei]




304_6923 [Epilobium dodonaei]

A close view of the flower

Both photographed on Mt. Vardousia on September 09, 2018

Saturday, March 9, 2019

Fritillaria obliqua

803_3719 [Fritillaria obliqua]



803_3724 [Fritillaria obliqua]

Both photographed at Schinias on February 19, 2019


Saturday, March 2, 2019

Anacamptis collina

803_3663 [Anacamptis collina


803_3708 [Anacamptis collina]

Both photographed in the Botanical gardens in Athens on Feb. 18, 2019


Saturday, February 23, 2019

Romulea linaresii subsp. graeca

[WFJG9284 Romulea linaresii]
Photographed in The Botanical Gardens in Athens on February 18, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019

A 'stopover' on the rocks

301_8219 [A stopover on the rocks]


A birdie having a “stopover” on the rocks at Kato Alepohori
 

Photographed on April 19, 2009
 

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Clitocybula lacerata

801_7950 [Clitocibula lacerata]

Photographed on Mt. Parnitha on October 11, 2014

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Crocus nivalis

BPFE3563 [Crocus nivalis]



LCNQ6972 [Crocus nivalis]



RDTQ0153 [Crocus nivalis]


All photographed in Anthusa on February 01, 2019

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Allium brussalisii

803_2461 [Allium brussalisii]



A close-up on the same flower.
803_2461 [Allium brussalisii]


Photographed on Mt. Parnitha on August 22, 2018



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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Oriental beauty in Athens (2)

801_4539 [Oriental beauty]

 An oriental bride is posing on the rocks next to the Acropolis. 
For information relating to the event please click here.
 

Photographed in Athens on April 26, 2014



Saturday, January 12, 2019

Crocus cartwrightianus

IMG_6352  [Crocus Cartwrightianus]

Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on October 31, 2018

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Serenity

[Serenity]

With Greece been covered with snow all over and freezing temperatures chilling our bones, I thought I should share with you a picture of warmth and serenity to help you visualize something you could start looking forward to.

Photographed with my mobile from a sea-side café at Kamena Vourla on September 07, 2018

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