Flowers

Orchis globosa


Orchis globosa:




ORCHIDACEAE
ORCHIS GLOBOSA L.
30-60 cm tall herbaceous plant. Oblong tubers, sometimes bi-lobed. Leaves oblong green glaucous, the upper ones smaller. Dense conical spherical globe formed by numerous small rosy flowers with tripartite labellum dotted with purpura and a graceful spur and external tepals, first with a cap then free with a long point. Flower. : VI - VII. It grows in the pastures from 1000 to 2000 m.