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By Lulu33

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom Gb

Whilst walking in the woods this morning I came upon this plant. I would love to know what it is, it's very pretty and a striking pink. Not sure if the spots on the leaves are normal or disease.

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It is a Dactylorhiza, a terrestial orchid. There are very many different species in the UK and I am not going to try to guess which this is. The spots on the leavesx are quite normal.

21 Apr, 2011


Thank you Bulbaholic. It really was a surprise to see it amongst the Bluebells!

21 Apr, 2011


probable early spotted orchid, a beautiful native as BA said.

21 Apr, 2011

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