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Small white flower - Can you name it?

Observed: 12th July 2008 By: ruanaichruanaich’s reputation in Plantsruanaich’s reputation in Plants
Small white flower
Description:

Small white orchid like flowers on the southern banks of Loch Lomond. No idea what it is.

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ruanaich's picture

Thanks

Wow, thanks. Very quick response there. Must brush up on my flora!

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martinjohnbishop's picture

I thought that the pollinia

I thought that the pollinia looked parallel but in the lower flower they do look divergent; the picture is at a slightly odd angle. The pollinia are certainly far apart (more like 4mm than 1mm). So I was mistaken and agree with you that it is P. chlorantha.