‘Wasp Orchid'

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‘Wasp Orchid'

Post by jeffnsue » Sat Jun 18, 2016 8:46 am

This is a variant of Bee Orchid, colloquially called Wasp Orchid because of the pointed lip. Once thought to be a separate species it is now considered a variant of Bee Orchid. Seen a Minchinhampton Common, Gloucestershire.
Jeff
Wasp Orchid Plant.jpg
Wasp Orchid Spike.jpg

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