Fen orchid Liparis loeselii

Status Red - Endangered & Critically Endangered
Best Time to See
Habitat Wetland

One of our rarer plants, its pretty pale yellow flowers liven up our wetlands.

The leaves wrap around the bottom of the single stem which supports several flowers towards the top of the plant.


Found only in Norfolk, south Wales and north Devon.


As its name suggests, this is an orchid of fens and moist dunes.