It’s a bit of an annual tradition now, where I post a picture of the first orchids of the season, here around my home in Andalucia. It seems that the butterfly orchids are amongst the first to appear, their rich purples and soft pinks standing out against the spring greens of the countryside.
(Butterfly Orchids in Malaga Province, Andalucia)
No doubt I will be posting a few more over the coming weeks…okay, got to get back to work….
(Giant Barlia robertiana orchid)
(Sawfly orchid, Ophrys tenthredinifera)
(Yellow-bee orchid – Ophrys lutea)
(Naked Man Orchid, Ophrys italica)