Rosette of 3-10 stalked dull green egg-shaped leaves 5-20mm x 3-10mm, around the base of the stem, margins wavy. 1-2 small stem-clasping leaves.
Perennial herb rising from round tubers to form large colonies. Central sepal and petals united into a galea (hood) over the column and labellum (lip). Lateral sepals joined at the base, ending in fine points.
Single white and green striped flower, to 20mm across. A slender erect Galea that curves forwards. Dorsal sepal just exceeding petals, lateral sepals erect and sinus centre incurved and toothed. Erect oblong labellum with brown tip not visible.
Bright green and white with darker stripes
Heathy woodland and forests
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Moist well drained soil. Size will vary with moisture levels. Full sun to full shade.