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Signs of spring along the Strandja Black Sea coast

Signs of spring along the Strandja Black Sea coast

Star Anemone – Anemone pavonina- flowering along the Black Sea coast

Another pink spring surprise...

Another pink spring surprise…

Double Lilac Primrose – Primula acaulis ssp. rubra, an ice-relict in typical for Strandja

Round-leaved cyclamen and Yellow Crocus

Colourful spring flowers on the woodland floor

Round-leaved Cyclamen – Cyclamen coum and Yellow Crocus – Crocus flavus are two of the earliest flowering plants in the Strandja beech woodlands

Autumn Crocus in Riverside Meadow

Autumn crocus in Strandja riverside meadow

Crocus pulchellus, which means the pretty crocus, is an autumn-flowering crocus that is widespread in the Balkans and Turkey.