This newly discovered spot along a footpath is the most northern place where this flowering plant, the lizard orchid, grows.
Earlier, the few places in the Netherlands where one could find lizard orchids were all in the southern half of the country.
More Texel flowers: here.
PHOTOS: Orchids of Latin America: here.
Ancestral deceit and labile evolution of nectar production in the African orchid genus Disa: here.