Flowers

Nigritella miniata


Nigritella miniata:




ORCHIDACEAE
NIGRITELLA MINIATA Janchen
(= Migrate them to Crantz rubra)
Red Nigritella or Morettina
10-15 cm tall plant. Fluted linear leaves. Scented flowers, small bright red with a little tubular lip joined in dense ovoid spikes, small 1 - 2 cm. Flower. : V - IX. It grows on lean mountain meadows (1200 - 2000 m) on calcareous soil.