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Nepal Satyrium

Satyrium nepalense


An erect terrestrial tuberous orchid, common in the Himalaya. Leaves mostly basal, lanced. Flower dense at the stem edge, accompanied by lanced purple bracts. Perianth pink.


grassland and forest edges

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Ori Fragman-Sapir
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Ori Fragman-Sapir

Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Spotted on Oct 4, 2017
Submitted on Oct 4, 2017

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