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Bee Orchid

Observed: 11th April 2012 By: Roger GilbertRoger Gilbert’s reputation in PlantsRoger Gilbert’s reputation in PlantsRoger Gilbert’s reputation in PlantsRoger Gilbert’s reputation in Plants
Bee Orchid
Description:

Tree lopping last year under Pylon cables has opened the canopy let light in and Bee Orchids appeared (too late to flower) the leaves have overwintered and the plants are now beginning to grow. A rough count showed 50+ in this area.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bee Orchid (Ophrys apifera) interacts

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Can't wait to see this lot in

Can't wait to see this lot in flower, it should be a good display.

Howardian Local Nature Reserve
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