June 4, 2007

Cypripedium acaule Aiton

Or better known as Pink lady's slipper this is actually a North American orchid. We found this growing down on the shoreline at Beatons. As you know, I love orchids and finding one growing in its natural habitat is rewarding! I found a good description here

RW: June 21 - an article on the Guardian, about Britain's last lady slipper

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