• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Central Greece, Gkiona mt
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2008
Pyramidal Orchid
Mixed forest of continental Greece diorama

Photo of the flowers of the Pyramidal orchid, Anacamptis pyramidalis, on Gkiona mt, Greece. It is a widely distributed orchid growing among phrygana. Its leaves come in a base rosette and when it flowers (April-May) they are gone. It has a pyramid –like inflorescence and Its flowers are pink or white.