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Bog Orchid

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An elusive species of wet bogs; not uncommon but hard to find.


 

 

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Common Name Bog Orchid
Scientific Name Hammarbya paludosa
Family Orchid family - Orchidaceae
Status Very rare
Interest Level
5
Species Family Orchid Family - Orchidaceae
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
Preferred Environment
Look for Tiny plant a couple of inches tall in sphagnum moss bogs
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

This species is often found in these habitats:

Habitat(s) Relationship
H4: Valley Mire and Bog Indicator