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White orchid

Observed: 27th June 2006 By: leenestofvipersleenestofvipers’s reputation in Plantsleenestofvipers’s reputation in Plantsleenestofvipers’s reputation in Plantsleenestofvipers’s reputation in Plants
white orchid
Description:

growing in unimproved grassland surrounded by purple ones.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Spotted-orchid (Dactylorhiza fuchsii) interacts

Comments

Manga Waggott's picture

Does it occur in both colours

Does it occur in both colours or early ones are white and later on form colour?

mangaw

anonymous spotter's picture

Like most flowers -

Occasional white varieties appear. It doesn't seem to be a seasonal thing. It is more usually genetic in origin.