Flowering period
May - June
Threat status ?
Least concern
Dry meadow
Scientific name
Orchis purpurea

lady orchid

LB: Purpurrout Bouwekraut FR: orchis pourpre DE: Purpur-Knabenkraut

The outer tepals of the lady orchid are purple in colour, giving the flowers their typical bicolored appearance. The species is quite common on calcareous dry grasslands in the Gutland.
Observations on GBIF.org: green-blue: before 2005, yellow-orange: after 2005, darker colour indicates more observations.