Pseudorchis albida

Mountain orchid; Orchis blanc; Weiße Höswurz;

Very widespread across Europe from Ireland to the Balkans, and as far north as Scandinavia.

A local species of pasture and heath from sea level to about 2500 metres..

Photograph: at sea-level near Arisaig, W Scotland, 1977.
© Paul Hackney.

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