|Amitostigm gracilis, a
small orchid species occurring on cliffy, damp rocks, are found in
moss all around. A bit aslant, A. gracilis stands 5 to 15cm
in height, with a single leaf at the base. Approximately ten 0.3mm
across flowers appear on the stem tip and open facing the same
direction in the summertime. The Shimane Red Data Book lists this
species as a VU. Bloom time: June-July.