The Butterfly Orchid from the Alps and Mediterranean. Typically on alkaline poor grassland in sun or shade with dormancy in the summer. Not suitable for outdoor growth in Britain because of the wet winters. Beautiful 35 cm flower spike in April.
Plants are normally sent out potted to customers in the UK. Full growing instructions at the top of this section. They can normally be sent during the period AUGUST to NOVEMBER after which time growth is such that the rosette may get damaged. Plants are fully checked when dispatched. Please notify me of any problems within 14 days of receipt. No refund will be made after this period.