Bicycle tours 15.6. and 18.6.2005

On Wednesday, 15.6. I intended to have a look at boggy grassland near Luising in the district of Guessing. However, some longer telefone calls kept me from riding, and afterwards an impending thunderstorm made me give up after only 3 km.

Punctate loosestrife (Lysimachia punctata) is growing here at the edges of the fields

Now itīs time to hurry up to the car ...

Landscape in southern Burgenland: View to Urbersdorf

18.6.2005: A short mountainbike - round through Fischauer Vorberge. Near Bad Fischau/Brunn "Steppe" -sage (Salvia nemorosa) is growing in great amounts near the roads, like in many other places around.

Odermenning (Agrimonia  eupatoria)

Here the main attraction of the day: Adriatic Lizard Orchid (Himantoglossum adriaticum), on some places in big groups

On a meadow near Finkenhaus: Muecken - Haendelwurz (Gymnadenia conopsea)

Yellow Cleaver (Galium verum)

Dropwort (meadowsweet, Filipendula vulgaris)

Betony (Betonica officinalis)

"Nordic" cleaver (Galium boreale)