Three-toothed orchid

Neotinea tridentata

Neotinea tridentata is a species of orchid found in southern Europe from Spain to Turkey and Lebanon; northwards to the Crimea, Poland and Germany. This orchid favors grassy places, woodland, scrub and maquis. It was formerly placed in the genus ''Orchis'' as ''O. tridentata''.
Taxonomy
KingdomPlantae
DivisionAngiosperms
ClassMonocots
OrderAsparagales
FamilyOrchidaceae
GenusNeotinea
SpeciesN. tridentata