Common Twayblade
Fact File
Taken at Aberlady on 2nd July 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode .




 



 

 
 
Common Twayblade.
Latin Name :
Family:
Order:
Habit:
AKA:
Neottia ovata.
Orchidaceae.
Asparagales.
Perennial
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Flowers:
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Woods, meadows, dune-slacks and moorland.
20 - 60 cms tall.
May - July.
The name twayblade refers to the pair of oval leaves
(two blades) near the base of the plant.