Graham Wilson's picture

Lesser Spotted Orchid

Observed: 25th June 2013 By: Graham Wilson
2013-06-25 Avenue Washlands   (56)
Description:

Lesser Spotted Orchid by a well used footpath
Noted three plants last year
This year so far have found three plants but two are in different places which is pleasing

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Spotted-Orchid (Dactylorhiza fuchsii) interacts

Comments

bobthebirder's picture

Orchid name

I'm not sure how this happened but the Latin name given in the original ID refers to lesser butterfly orchid, not one of the spotted orchids.

Bob Ford

miked's picture

Graham could you check your

Graham could you check your observations as Avenue Washlands Reserve is ending up in the North sea. is it this place
http://www.derbyshirewildlifetrust.org.uk/reserves/the-avenue-washlands
in which case you may have missed out the minus for the latitude.