peterorchardnod: Southern Marsh Orchid at Slepe Heath https://t.co/tBoqcugjGV

peterorchardnod: Southern Marsh Orchid at Slepe Heath https://t.co/tBoqcugjGV

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Tweet Contents Southern Marsh Orchid at Slepe Heath https://t.co/tBoqcugjGV
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Tweet Author Nature of Dorset
Tweet Date Sunday, 14 May, 2017 - 18:45
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Common Name Southern Marsh-orchid
Scientific Name Dactylorhiza praetermissa
Family Orchid family - Orchidaceae
Status Local
Interest Level
3/5
Related Species Orchid Family - Orchidaceae
Flower Colour Group Pink
Flower Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
Look for An orchid with oval flower spike in damp places
Habitat Reference GN: Neutral Grassland
Summary

A fairly common species of damp meadows and occasionally heathland


 

 

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Another of the dactylorchids with the same inclination to hybridise, so caution is advised when...
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Southern Marsh Orchid at Slepe Heath https://t.co/tBoqcugjGV
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14/05/2017 - 18:45
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Common blue on ragged robin and the first Southern marsh orchids in flower #summer https://t.co/FNUQV0wIVy

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18/05/2017 - 13:30
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peterorchardnod: European Gorse on Slepe Heath https://t.co/j8hPACoUyE

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peterorchardnod: Bank fir moss on Slepe Heath https://t.co/FgS7BdBpHd

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peterorchardnod: Lousewort on Slepe Heath https://t.co/j7A3uU77wV

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peterorchardnod: Heath Milkwort on Slepe Heath https://t.co/kV9RDdZdTX

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peterorchardnod: First tormentil of 2017 for me on Stoborough Heath https://t.co/dqRazU9oUZ

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peterorchardnod: What a year for gorse! Today on Stoborough Heath https://t.co/8JSnHhbCSu

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peterorchardnod: Compact bog moss on Stoborough Heath https://t.co/FLTNHo01IL

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peterorchardnod: Mossy stonecrop on Stoborough Heath (Nationally scarce) https://t.co/65qLKdPD6X

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peterorchardnod: Pale Dog-violet on Stoborough Heath (Nationally scarce) https://t.co/VhQNlkfaxB

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peterorchardnod: Southern Marsh Orchid at Slepe Heath https://t.co/tBoqcugjGV

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