Dactylorhiza kerneriorum (So) So 1962 Photo by Alan Hill and The Habitas UK Website


Common Name The Kerner's Dactylorhiza

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Found in Ireland, Great Britain, Sweden, Spain, France, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Czechloslavakia and Austria as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial that is a natural hybrid between D. fuchsii and D. incarnata which blooms in the later spring

Synonyms Dactylorhiza ampolai Hautz. 1972; Dactylorhiza kerneriorum nothosubsp. ampolai (Hautz.) ined..; Dactylorhiza kerneriorum nothosubsp. lillsundica (Kreutz) ined; Dactylorhiza kerneriorum nothosubsp. variablis (Hesl.-Harr.) P.D.Sell 1996; Dactylorhiza lillsundica Kreutz 1993; Dactylorhiza samnaunensis (Gsell) Soo 1962; Dactylorhiza variabilis (Hesl.-Harr.) So 1962; Orchis ambigua A.Kern. 1865; Orchis curtisii Druce 1931 publ. 1932; *Orchis kerneriorum So 1926; Orchis samnaunensis Gsell 1936; Orchis variabilis Hesl.-Harr. 1941

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list IPNI ;