Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaGreen Flowers & Plants › False Orchid

Chamorchis alpina, False Orchid, Fjellkurle. Low.

False Orchid
A tuberous rooted perennial with 4-8 linear erect basal leaves. Flowers in a short spike and green/yellow tinged with purple/brown. Petals and sepals closed to form a hood.

Unusual on damp grassy mountain heaths.