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I have a couple of European orchids in flower at the moment in the greenhouse. I have more in spike so hope to have more photos over the next few weeks, all being well...

Anacamptis papilonacea var. heroica:
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And Ophrys tenthredenifera (bit of a pale clone of this - I like them with deeper pink in them!):

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Both very good looking flowers.

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And my Ophrys speculum has started to flower now too :)

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And a bug-free shot of the Anacampatis again:

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That Ophrys is gorgeous.

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It IS very small though!


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