Lytchettbirder: Green-veined Orchid Challow Hill #DorsetOrchids with @twoowlsbirding https://t.co/aKr48PPz1m

Lytchettbirder: Green-veined Orchid Challow Hill #DorsetOrchids with @twoowlsbirding https://t.co/aKr48PPz1m

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Tweet Contents Green-veined Orchid Challow Hill #DorsetOrchids with @twoowlsbirding https://t.co/aKr48PPz1m
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Tweet Author Nick Hull
Tweet Date Saturday, 29 April, 2017 - 13:00
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Common Name Green-winged Orchid
Scientific Name Orchis morio
Family Orchid family - Orchidaceae
Status Rare
Interest Level
4/5
Related Species Orchid Family - Orchidaceae
Flower Colour Group Pink
Flower Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
Look for Small orchid with green leaves alternate on the stem like wings
Habitat Reference GN: Neutral Grassland
Summary

A declining species of unimproved damp grassland


 

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The beautiful Green - winged Orchid flowering in profusion along the Purbeck coast this morning - a wonderful sight https://t.co/GtIR9ffNKE
Tweet Date:
14/04/2017 - 10:15
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Green-winged Orchids out on our Brooklands meadow. Around 70 so far #dorsetwt @BSBIbotany https://t.co/OM5dLZRfvl
Tweet Date:
21/04/2017 - 14:00
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Green-veined Orchid Challow Hill #DorsetOrchids with @twoowlsbirding https://t.co/aKr48PPz1m
Tweet Date:
29/04/2017 - 13:00
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<p>One of the first orchids to be seen is the Green -Winged Orchid. This is a very...

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<p>Another two colour forms of the Green-winged orchid...a pure white (except for the...

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<p>Another two colour forms of the green-winged orchid.</p>

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