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Bog Orchid

Hammarbya paludosa

  • Name also: Bog Adder’s-mouth, Bog Adder’s Mouth
  • Family: Orchid family – Orchidaceae
  • Growing form: Perennial herb. Almost rootless.
  • Height: 3–15 cm. Stem thin, upper part angular, at base 2–3 bulb-like thickenings
  • Flowering time: July–August.
  • Endangerment: Near threatened. Protected in all of Finland, except the Åland Islands.

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