The blog of a systematic botanist of German origin, now working in Australia. It covers botany, phylogenetics, cladistics, science in general, freethought, and occasionally sillier issues.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
Botany picture #160: Serapias lingua
More orchids from south-western France: Serapis lingua. It differs from its larger congener S. vomeracea in not having the conspicuous hairs on the tongue, among other things. This photo was taken at a spot where six orchid species were standing side by side.