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Ophrys sarachnites

Ophrys sarachnites

OPHRYS ARACHNITES Reich.

ORCHIDACEAE

Herbaceous plant 5-30 cm tall. Spike with 2-5 flowers similar to spiders, with labellum with 2 humpbacks at the base, square obovate, brownish purple with spots and glossy central lines; pink or greenish outer tepals, small inner ones. Flower. : IV - VI. It grows in grassy and wooded low mountain places.