Photos above: Long lipped serapias in France

Long-lipped-serapias

Serapias-vomeracea

Sérapias en soc

Presence in France. See link below.


Height. 20cm - 60cm


Leaves. 4 - 8 elongated, often pointed and arching over.


Flowers. Purple and green, long pointed lip, hood formed by the sepals and a pointed floral bract of variable length.


Flowering period. April -June


Soil type. Weakly acid or calcareous


Protection. None known.