ISBuC (v7) 2012
Flowers (O)

Wild flowers of Skye - common names begining with O.
Orchid (Early Purple) ~ Orchis mascula.
Description: Up to 60cm tall. Purple spotted leaves. Pink-purple flowers 12-16mm.
Location: Woodland to grassland
Flowering: April to June
Orchid (Heath Spotted) ~ Dactylorhiza maculata.
Description: Up to 60cm. White/pink/purple flowers to 20mm
Location: Damp grassland
Flowering: June to August