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Swiss Orchid Foundation
at the Herbarium Jany Renz

Dr. Christoph Noelpp
St. Jakobs-Strasse 30
4002 Basel

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Botanical Institute
University of Basel

Biotope at the highway Hesingue


The Swiss Orchid Foundation supports a project of the FHNW Wädenswil to create a biotope alongside of the highway of Hesingue.


On the 18th of November 2014, Rafael Schneider, Werner Lehmann and Samuel Sprunger scattered hay, seeds and soil to raise the biodiversity of the biotope.





Following orchids were found on the field:
Ophrys apifera

Orchis militars
Picture taken in La Couvertoirade Avey, France by R. Kuehn


Epipactis helleborine (no image)


Description of the project