Cerqueto reveals its unexpectedly abundant technicolour orchid trail, with sublime views of Abruzzo’s “Sleeping Giant” the Corno Piccolo
You don’t have to go far for orchids in Abruzzo, normally a springtime meander along your nearest hedgerow will at least reveal a naked man orchid! People come from far and wide to walk Abruzzo’s orchid trails and you can expect to find a rare bee orchid, a lizard orchid, green-winged orchid, elder flowered orchid to name just 3!
Abruzzo’s flower power is extraordinary; throughout May uncover Naked Man (Orchis Italica) go gaga over the ampled thigh Lady Orchids
It’s rare when the most common is everyone’s favourite, but this is the case with poppies in Abruzzo, Italy even when facing stiff competition from orchids