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Elder-flowered Orchid

Dactylorhiza sambucina


A mountain herbaceous plant belonging to the family of Orchidaceae with flowers in various colors from pale yellow to purple. Stem with 4-5 separated, unspotted obovate to narrowly oblanceolate leaves in the lower part.


Forest roadside in mount Vernon (Greece) at about 2000 m. altitude.

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Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Ηπείρου - Δυτικής Μακεδονίας, Greece

Spotted on May 2, 2016
Submitted on May 31, 2016

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