heath-spotted Orchid

heath-spotted Orchid

Observation - heath-spotted Orchid - UK and Ireland. Description: Found on damp, acid soil in large heathland area, the middle lobe of the flower is smaller than the side two on both plants so despite colour variation they would seem to be the same species.

Found on damp, acid soil in large heathland area, the middle lobe of the flower is smaller than the side two on both plants so despite colour variation they would seem to be the same species.