Friday, May 30, 2008

Rouffach

... the former City Hall (16th century)
and the Witches Tower (13th - 15th century)
with stork nest
Used to be a prison for witches ...

... the corn exchange of 1544,
(in front a posh sportscar) ...

... distant view of Rouffach from the vineyards ...

Rouffach (EN-FR-DE)
by alsaceroutedesvins.com

Aristolochia clematitis (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
EN: European Birthwort - NL: Pijpbloem
FR: Aristoloche clématite - DE:Osterluzei


Orobanche caryophyllacea
(EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KuLeuven-Kortrijk.be/bioweb
EN: bedstraw broomrape - NL: walstrobremraap
FR: orobanche du gaillet - DE: Labkraut Sommerwurz

Melampyrum arvense
EN: Field cow-wheat - NL: wilde weit
FR: Mélampyre des champs - DE: Acker-Wachtelweizen


sub-species of the genus Melampyrum (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org

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