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    2017 UK orchids

    Many thanks - very useful tip about the stem. We tend to assume that we will have the 'marsh' variant of almost anything e.g marsh ragwort as it's a bit damp around here! I think you may be right that these are not pure as the one in the first picture has very obvious spotting to the leaves...
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    2017 UK orchids

    Many thanks Rich. I'm going to do a better job of documenting them over the next few days. I was interleaving the job with the much less pleasurable one of documenting the ash die-back situation on our land. There certainly seems to be quite some variation in flower-head shape, flower...
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    2017 UK orchids

    For us, this year has been quite exceptional for orchids. We have a smallholding in the Glossopdale area. We have had odd single orchids appear in a few places over the last 15 years but only one reliable patch near a pond where a few orchids flower every year. This year however we have three...