The Queen of the Blue Night (The Elder-flowered Orchid, (Dactylorhiza sambucina)) The Elder-flowered Orchid (Dactylorhiza sambucina).
The inflorescence is 5–10 centimetres (2.0–3.9 in) long and it is composed of flowers gathered in dense spikes. The flowers are placed in the axils of bracts membranous and lanceolate-shaped. The flowers reaches on average 10–15 centimetres (3.9–5.9 in) and bloom from mid-April to early July. Their colors vary from yellow with light reddish stains or purple speckled with darker spots on the labellum.
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