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Crete orchid 1

Observed: 8th April 2013 By: jbootjboot’s reputation in Plants
ophrys_sm
Description:

Delighted to find this in its prime. Height about 50cm on a single stalk. There was just the one, though there were other orchids nearby.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    woodcock orchid (ophrys scolopax heldrechii)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

martinjohnbishop's picture

Not seeing the observation below

http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/263004
Try typing Ophyrs rather than ophrys?