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White Adder's Mouth

Malaxis monophyllos

  • Name also: White Adder’s Tongue
  • Latin synonym: Microstylis monophyllos
  • Family: Orchid Family – Orchidaceae
  • Growing form: Perennial herb.
  • Height: 10–25 cm. Stem 3-edged, bulb-like at base.
  • Flowering time: June–July.
  • Endangerment: Endangered. Protected in all of Finland.

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