Presence in France. See link below.


Height. 10cm to 30cm


Leaves. 2 - 5 oval to lanceolte, usually pointed and decreasing in size up the stem, greenish brown.


Flowers. Small yellowish green often tinged with reddish or purplish brown. Lateral sepals spreading, upper sepal and petals forming a hood. Oblong lip notched in the middle. Faintly scented.


Flowering period. May -August


Soil type. Usually calcareous soils. Full sun or partial shade.


Protection. Regional. Liste des espèces végétales protégées article one - ​Haute-Normandie, Bourgogne, Limousin, Pays de la Loire, Bretagne, Lorraine, Picardie, Basse-Normandie, Centre, Île-de-France


  Frog-orchid

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