Springtime in oakforest

Spring in the oak forest "Grumbach" at Scheßlitz near Bamberg. Before the oak-trees get the leaves and shade the forest floor, wood anemones and other spring flowers use the sunlight that can reaches the ground now.

Copyright: Martin Hertel
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10548x5274
Uploaded: 22/04/2012
Updated: 16/06/2014


Tags: spring; forest; oak; flower
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