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Flower Fields
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Description:
This category is for locations where a large field of flowers can be viewed. There are cultivated fields, abandoned pastures, wildflower preserves and unknown out of the way locations. All are welcome.
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Typically the best time to view these fields would be annually each spring, but depending upon the species there may be multiple blooms. When in bloom these fields are a wonder to see.

In all cases these fields are a fragile ecosystem and should not be entered except along established trails. Under no circumstances should the flowers be picked. This not only would ruin the experience for the next visitor, but also reduce the number of seeds for the next year's bloom

To qualify the field must:

  1. have a showy reproductive display (flowers and other displays at the officer's discression);
  2. Be about half the size of a football (american or international) field;
  3. Occur at least annually;
  4. Be at least 1 mile (1.6 km) from another location; and
  5. Publicly accessable (no residences);

Instructions for Posting a Flower Fields Waymark:
In order to be accepted each listing must include
  1. The phrase "For the preservation of this locality, collection or picking is prohibited" in bold;
  2. The predominant species
  3. Habitat type (optional, but add when someone provides it in the logs)
  4. Parking location
  5. Terrain difficulty
  6. Recent picture of the field in bloom
  7. A closeup photo of one of the predominant flowers, if possible.
If logs show that the waymarked flower field no longer meets the criteria set above, please take the initiative to archive it yourself. It will be archived by the category managers otherwise. Locations with annuals will be evaluated accordingly.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Your log must be more than an "I visited it" or "Been there."
Category Settings:
  • Waymarks can be added to this category
  • New waymarks of this category are reviewed by the category group prior to being published
  • Category is visible in the directory
Variables:
  • Species
  • Habitat Type
  • Parking Area
  • Terrain Rating
  • Best Viewing Time
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WW2.3 km

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Flower FieldsNorderstedts Blütenreich - Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

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[GER]Norderstedts Blütenreich - Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [ENG] Norderstedts blossoms kingdom - Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kladings

location: Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

date approved: 5/26/2021

last visited: 1/16/2022

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SWSW10.3 km

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Saisongarten im Hamburger Stadtteil Eimsbüttel, der aber eher wie eine riesige Blumenwiese aussieht.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 8/25/2019

last visited: never

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NENE143.1 km

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Blomstermark med lupiner (Lupinus)...Flower field with lupins (Lupinus)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Denmark

date approved: 6/13/2020

last visited: never

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SS148.9 km

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Millions of Scillas at Lindener Friedhof (cemetery of Linden)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member me.toString

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 4/22/2015

last visited: never

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