Image credit: Danijel Balaško (white form)
Latin name: Orchis morio L.
Croatian name: Mali kaćun
English name: Green-winged meadow orchid
Up to 40 cm high perennial, with two egg-shaped tubers, round stem and a few basal leaves. The spike bears several flowers that vary in colour from rare white or purple to more common purple. Sepals form a hood instead of spreading. Leaves never spotted. Flowers very short-spurred, the lip 4-lobed, and no tooth in the acute angle between the broad lover lobes.