Anacamptis pyramidalis

White pyramidal orchid                                                                              Πυραμιδούλα

Orchidaceae - orchid family                                                                                Monocot.


This is the white version of the pyramidal orchid which is common on Skopelos. Often there a slight tint of pink in these flowers. in the words of Renoir “White does not exist in nature.”


2.5-3cm*,  20-40cm                                                                                                                  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

* including spur

Himantoglossum robertianum
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Anacamptis pyramidalis
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