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Unknown flower

Observed: 30th May 2012 By: andrewandrew’s reputation in Plants
orchid of some kind
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Early Purple Orchid

almost certainly an Early Purple Orchid. The colours can vary from pure white to mauve but usually pinkish mauve. The flowers are usually well spaced up the stem in a fairly open structure as shown here. The leaves are usually spotted.