Pyramidal Orchid - Anacamptis pyramidalis
The purple-pink flowers are small and clustered in a dense spike. Each flower has a long spur.
Grass banks, short turf, dunes etc.
June to August.
Widespread but occasional in most of England, mainly coastal in the rest of Britain.
Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 4 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015