Lesser butterfly orchid-Bruernish

Bruernish, Isle of Barra, Outer Hebrides

Type:Flora & Fauna

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Becoming quite rare, this pretty orchid has a very short flowering season (early July). The flowers on this orchid are a greenish white.

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What's Nearby

  1. Drosera intermedia. - Insectivorous plant found in marshy ground

    1.17 miles away
  2. Bog bean (Menyanthes Triolaiata). This lovely flower, often overlooked, can be found in…

    1.41 miles away
  3. A path leads into the interior of Barra with views over Heaval, the islands highest peak.…

    1.85 miles away
  1. This beautiful beach is the spectacular site of Barra’s amazing airport – but only at low…

    2.22 miles away
  2. Traigh Mhor is the beach where the plane lands - the only scheduled plane landing that…

    2.6 miles away
  3. This is the only standing stone of any size still erect on Barra.

    2.78 miles away
  4. Built in 2000 for Barra & Vatersay Housing Association (now part of HHP) by Ben Tindall…

    2.91 miles away
  5. Heaval is the highest point on the Isle of Barra at 383 metres

    3.1 miles away
  6. Traigh Eais is sandy beach over a mile long, bordered on the east side by a extensive…

    3.21 miles away
  7. The chapel at Cille Bharra was perhaps founded as early as the 7th century AD, being…

    3.21 miles away
  8. A great beach for all the family or a quiet walk. At low tide there are caves to explore…

    3.26 miles away
  9. Ophioglossum vulgatum.- Very small fern 3cm tall

    3.28 miles away
  10. Elecampan (Inula Helenium) is a tall yellow cultivated flower, now growing wild.

    3.4 miles away
  11. A well preserved iron age galleried dun situated on hill to the east of Cuier cemetery

    3.4 miles away
  12. Image: https://www.instagram.com/steve_gormley/

    Great white sandy beach. Perfect for…

    3.69 miles away
  13. This ferry route runs from Eriskay to the north end of Barra. White-tailed eagles, golden…

    3.85 miles away
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