Ophrys reincholdii

Ophrys reincholdii

This is one of the rarest Bulgarian orchids, which may be seen only in three spots in Strandzha mountain. The plant is rarely found throughout the Balkan Peninsula and the Aegean Islands. The flowering is in May. Due to its rarity the species is considered to be Endangered and is included in the Red Data Book of the Republic of Bulgaria.

Ophrys reincholdii

© Boris Assyov