Orchis sancta ~ Holy Orchid

Orchis sancta ~ Holy Orchid

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FAMILY: ORCHIDACEAE

Elegant perennial plant, 20-40 cm tall.

Leaves: Basal, dry at flowering

Flowers: Bird-like in outline, 2-3 cm in diameter, pink, arranged in a long dense spike; sepals 10-15 mm long, 3-lobed, pink; labellum oblong-rhombic, with serrate margins and dark veins; spur short

Flowering: April-May

Habitat: Dibeen and degraded forest lands in Jarash.



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