Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants: guide.
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Ophrys delforgei

Delforge’s Orchid

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Additional information

Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

green

Flower size

tiny

Flowering months

April,

May

Leaf type

Lanceolate,

Elliptic

Height

15 cm

Description

Named after the Belgian Botanist, Pierre Delforge. Similar to Ophrys foresteiri but smaller.

A tuberous perennial having enlarged underground structures for storage of nutrients.

Flowers

The petals are light green and horizontal, the labellum has a yellow border.

Leaves

Elliptic oval leaf, Lanceolate leaf is lance-shaped: long and widest in the middle. Basal leaves oval to long, wider in the middle, pointed.

Fruits Seeds

Capsule: numerous tiny seeds.

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