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Plants
Meadow with Cypress Spurge - Euphorbia cyparissia
A quickly written blog post with a brief update on nature and our activities in spring in Slovenia … More later, I have to go now, the sun is shining and birds are singing!  
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Dark hellebore, Helleburus atrorubens
Spring flowers do their best to stand out against the dark forest floor. They have brilliantly bright colours, a true pleasure for the eye and an eye-catcher for early spring insects. But among them, there is one which is not bright coloured at all. Perhaps because of its unique dark violet-black colour, Helleborus atrorubens is one...
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Primrose in Slovenia
In inner Carniola, nowadays known as the Notranjska region in Slovenia, it is still winter. Closer to the coast, however, spring advances. There, Snowdrops and Crocuses are already at the end of flowering. Time to go back and see what happens next, and to briefly escape winter at the same time. So, here is a...
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Wild Spring Crocus in Slovenia
In early spring, long before most other plants start to grow, Crocus lend colour to the meadows of Slovenia.
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Sometimes, when you start to look more closely at a plant, you realise that you understand it less and less well … This is the case with the genus Helleborus in Slovenia.
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