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By Denman

Suffolk, United Kingdom Gb

Hi, does anybody know the name of this plant, it looks like some type of wild Orchid




Its a Fritillary meleagris. There are still a few places where they grow wild - I've seen them near Stafford (protected by a cage...) They like damp meadows.

27 Sep, 2017


yes I agree it is the snakeshead fritillary. usually flowers in the spring though.

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27 Sep, 2017

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