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Unknow sp

Observed: 10th April 2012 By: chloeldingchloelding’s reputation in Plantschloelding’s reputation in Plants
Sp
Sp
Description:

Broad leaves from base with faint purple-ish blotches

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

martinjohnbishop's picture

Do you mean

Do you mean Dactylorhiza?
Dactylis is a genus of grasses.
This is likely to be Orchis mascula?

Mark at Magdalen's picture

That's a bit embarrassing.

That's a bit embarrassing. Certainly did not intend Cock's-foot to be my suggested ID but even so I think you are right - more likely to be an early purple orchid.