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Tuberous Grasspink  Calopogon tuberosus

(photo by Bob: 2007-07-03 - explore

Grass Pink   Tuberous Grass-pink - Calopogon tuberosus
My camera just can't cope with the colour of this orchid. It comes out purple, but in actuality, it is an intense, almost glowing, pink. It is one of the three local pink peatland orchids -- the others being Dragon's Mouth and Rose pogonia