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Common Spotted-Orchid

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The Common Spotted-orchid (Dactylorhiza fushsii) is a orchid species that favours woodland and grasslands, and is often seen on roadside verges.

Description[]

It's flowers range from a pale pink to a purple-pink, and are marked with darker streaks and spots. The glossy leaves are green and are dark spotted.

This species can grow to 60cm tall, and flowers from June-August.

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