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Flowers:

November to December

Spiranthes spiralis (Orchidaceae)

Autumn Lady's Tresses

A distinctive species with a spiral spike of white flowers with yellow centres. A rosette of basal leaves appears in late December. The flowers appearing after the onset of the autumn rains.

Locally common in Akamas and the Paphos Forest.

  

 

Paphos Forest, Argaka. 14.11.2006