Fig 1
DESCRIPTION: Height up to 60cm.  The greyish-green basal leaves are narrow as also are the few stem leaves.  The flowers are borne in a compact spike that is at first pyramidal becoming more elongated.  The flowers are wholly bright pink with the upper petals and sepals forming a neat curving hood.  The lower lip has 3 equal sized lobes.  A long pink spur protrudes from the rear.  Has an overall foxy smell. DISTRIBUTION: Widespread on chalk and limestone becoming local in southern Scotland where it is recorded from only a few mainland sites. HABITAT: Lime rich soils, grassy areas and dunes. FLOWERING TIME: June to August

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