roxydog's picture

White orchid

Observed: 16th July 2013 By: roxydog

Just one white orchid, no spots on the leaves. same size as common spoted orchids that are scattered around it at the edge of a mixed grass field cut for hay.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

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


Vinny's picture

Could well be Common Spotted..

...which quite often produces pale or white variants. Unfortunately the focus is not sharp enough on the flowers to be sure. Bear in mind that white flowered variants of many plants have significantly paler foliage which can explain the lack of purple spots.