Flowers

Orchis mascula


Orchis mascula:




ORCHIS MASCULA L.
ORCHIDACEAE
Male orchid
20 to 50 cm tall herbaceous plant. Whole tubers. Stems with purple, reddish spots on the top. Leaves often spotted with black. Ear with many purple flowers, trilobal labellum, long big spur, acute external tepals. Flower. : V - VII. It grows in grassy and wooded areas of medium mountain (500 - 1500 m).