Ophrys apifera


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Noun1.Ophrys apifera - European orchid whose flowers resemble bumble bees in shape and colorOphrys apifera - European orchid whose flowers resemble bumble bees in shape and color
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
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Yes, that's a wild orchid called Ophrys apifera, otherwise known as the bee orchid.
While Darwin (1877) emphasized the role of self-pollination in Ophrys apifera he also corresponded with British collectors of tropical orchids and noted their pollination experiments on potted specimens.