Abstract. F. Coulon.- Section Orchids of Europe - Report of activities 1995-1996 [Natural. belges 78 (Orchid. 10) (1997): 65-74]. The winter program comprised illustrated talks on a wide variety of topics: distribution, systematics, identification, hybrids, ecology, protection, as well as discussions on techniques and other aspects of orchid study. Summer field trips and significant observations are reported.

Key-Words: Orchidaceae, flora of Belgium, Cyprus, France, Greece.