SK0970 : Early Purple Orchid, Horseshoe Dale

taken 11 years ago, near to Chelmorton, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Early Purple Orchid, Horseshoe Dale
Early Purple Orchid, Horseshoe Dale, taken 11 years ago
Early Purple Orchid (Orchis mascula) is one of the commonest British orchids, and the earliest to flower (April-June); occasionally (as here) white specimens can be found. Horseshoe Dale was carpeted with orchids and cowslips.
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Monday, 29 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 May, 2006
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WGS84: 53:13.7792N 1:51.3691W
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